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Riding With No Hands
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,180. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical memoir of a 12 year old boy struggling alone to find his place in life as he learns about life, death, love, and his sexual awakening, all in the context of an abusive father and the haunting specter of sexual abuse. The secret of his abuse permeates his life, friendships, and relationships.
Broadcast from a coffin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Handwritten in 2004, and submitted to the British library in 2006. "Broadcasting from a coffin" is a partial autobiography of Mohini Hersom. She says: Firstly the sound coming from a coffin can be muffled and so you may have to use an amplifier. Secondly, people do not like broadcasts coming from a coffin, which may be the reason why I am bookworthy and newsworthy.
Practical Magic
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Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
Trailer Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Karrie Bunting recounts her adventure of moving from the suburbs to the mountains and life in an RV with her growing family while they build their dream home. For seven years she battled wildlife, the laundromat, and raised a family in the wild mountains of California. When she nearly lost all hope of ever finishing the house, the unthinkable occurred that forced her to remember what matters most.
Comin' Up Cracker - The Adventures Of A Southern Preacher's Kid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A whimsical look at growing up in rural Florida as part of an ever-growing family of preacher’s kids. The author relates events as seen from the eyes of a little girl in the post-war ‘40’s to the ‘60’s. This book takes the reader on a leisurely journey along the unpaved byways of quaint country towns where residents still proudly claim to be “Florida Crackers”.
Adorado Abominado
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este fabuloso livro conta-nos um impressionante e inigualável registo real de crianças deixadas à mercê dos perigos, contando bizarros e inconvenientes acontecimentos.
Glimpses of Autobiography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A few events, personalities and impressions that would have found a place in my autobiography, if ever I wrote one.
Le Canzoni di Kamal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: Italian. Published: February 24, 2015 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Come Neale Donald Walsch in "Conversazioni con Dio", Kamal ci dà, nel suo stile poetico, un raro scorcio di un ricercatore nel suo dialogo con l’Assoluto. Egli vede il divino nella cosa più minuscola. Questo ci ricorda che tutto è sacro ed ha uno scopo. Egli ci mostra che ovunque ci troviamo, siamo nel posto giusto, benedetti per quello che facciamo e chiunque pensiamo di essere.
Portraits of Passion: Aging Defying the Myth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These interviews are a testament that traditional upbringing of families working together for the common good produce offspring who pursue life choices without parental interference. Allowing children to engage in trial and error activities enhanced their instincts to pursue their passions.
The First Trip (A Free Short Story)
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Series: George Brown Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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A humorous short story about a young man, George Brown, taking his first LSD trip and the highs and lows he experiences from it.
The Diaries of Claire K. A Young Governess in Germany 1929-33
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are from the diaries of Claire Kinross, my mother.My sister and I knew that our mother was an author and poet, but it wasn't until after her death in l991 that we discovered her journals written in her small neat handwriting in black hand bound books.They gave an intriguing and honest look into the young woman that we had never known, while she was a governess in Germany from 1929 to 1933
Little Prince: The Accidental Life of a Lucky Orphan
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,280. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by WingSpan Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1937, during the Great Depression, the young mother of a two-year-old boy died while giving birth to a baby girl, and the boy's father, victim of severe depression, abandoned the family, leaving the boy an orphan. More than seven decades later, the author, in this personal memoir, relates how he was raised with much love by his late mother's family, and has led a happy, productive life.
Madame Parapluie
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 131,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parapluie é um relato de coragem cuja mensagem de esperança, tão importante nos dias de hoje, vai além do tempo dos factos e das pessoas referidas. É um testemunho de sabedoria, um manual de iluminação, e não só uma autobiografia de Elisa Damião.
A Viagem dos Meus Sentimentos
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Desde o meu nascimento procuro constantemente o tesouro da vida. Nesta viagem o tesouro são os sentimentos que guardo desde o fundo do meu coração, sejam eles tristes ou alegres fazem parte da minha viagem, não só da minha mas também da sua viagem porque somos humanidade nascida para os sentimentos da vida.
Queria Ser Doutor
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ao desenrolar a sua história de vida, o autor pretendeu descrever com minicidade essa mesma história. Como todas, ela tem os seus momentos mais e menos agradáveis, não por outras razões mas especialmente partilhando-as com os estimados leitores mais não quis do que induzir neles a vontade de individualmente ou juntos fazermos inverter as negligências tendênciais das culturas modernas.
Vision-Quest: A Saga of the 1960s
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,150. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"A wonderful, introspective yet entertaining romp through the 1960s as seen through the eyes and sensitivity of an artist, yet interpreted and recounted by a scientist with a great respect for nature and native culture." -George Winship, The Village Wordsmith. Layers of adventure, romance, cultural shock, psychology, philosophy fill this off-beat, but true, journey of awakening in the sixties.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts
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Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces a four-month journey in which I trained for a 100 mile cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to our Little Man. He received 12 of these shots in two months.
Cubaneando
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diversión, reflexión e incluso indignación son las emociones que Landi nos provoca. Este personaje, una supuesta adolescente, sacará a colación los tejemanejes de la clase política actual y la crueldad de la vida material, a la par que mostrará las pillerías autodestructivas de la juventud farandulera cubana.
Fence Rows and The Price of Change
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mr. D.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Fence Rows" and "The Price of Change" come from the writing collection, Essays & More Straight from the Pen, available in print and as an eBook. These essays captivate the readers attention to carry them through movie worthy events. "Fence Rows" first appeared in the ICONOCLAST magazine, as did "Fences." Inside of "The Price of Change," read about the event published by the ICONOCLAST,...
Ter Filhos é uma Dádiva Divina
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Neste exato momento fiquei sem chão. Acredito, piamente, que o choque emocional e psicológico foi tão brutal que parei de raciocinar.” “Para muitos sou louca, para outros sou corajosa; para mim sou simplesmente eu a perseguir o meu sonho.”