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Maverick Publisher: J. Patrick O'Callaghan, A Life in Newspapers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,840. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Born in the Republic of Ireland, J. Patrick (Pat) O'Callaghan became one of the giants of print journalism in Canada and beyond. He believed in the role of a vigorous and free press and was quick to confront and expose any encroachment on that freedom by government or other agencies. These memoirs are dedicated to those journalists who share his ideals, his integrity and his moral imperative.
Rising from the Shadow of the Sun
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rising from the Shadow of the Sun brings the horror and losses of World War II on Java off the battlefields and military POW camps and into the world of Ronny Herman, who is barely three years old in 1942 when the Japanese conquer Java and force her family into prison camps.
Who You Will Become
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brenda Miller's lyrical, lush essays take her from a 1960s Jewish childhood to a hazardous young adulthood.
The Saga of a Canadian Typhoon Fighter Pilot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Hawker Typhoon despite numerous technical flaws, was the finest ground support aircraft in Europe during World War II. From his enlistment in Toronto through the final flights over Germany, this is the memoir of Jack Hilton, an RCAF fighter pilot, who successfully flew this challenging aircraft.
Hybrid: The transformation of a cross cultural people pleaser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A self-deprecating and poignant memoir about an Armenian-Danish girl who grew up searching for her identity. Initially motivated by fear she progresses to people pleasing that creeps into control, until her life unravels. When she finally embraces her hybrid history, lives out the faith she never let go of, and engages in relationships with truth, she begins to understand why she is who she is.
Crushed Apples: A Teacher's Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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My upcoming thirtieth birthday has caused me to reflect on many things, such as the beginning of my teaching career. This memoir reveals the joys and the pitfalls of life in my late twenties. The message I hope to leave you with is to never give up on your dreams.
Eighty Five Ride
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,880. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
THIS IS THE BOOK OF SILKA SHAMROCK The story is of a young girl. From an Irish background, her father had run away from Ireland to England 1945 and signed up for the RAF, although he was only fifteen years old, had lied about his age, and was sent off to Singapore, his brother Mick came looking for him from Ireland
Revival: How a Tenor Lost His Voice But Found His Calling
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
From Juilliard to jumper cables; from wasting all the talent in the world to America's Got Talent, REVIVAL—The Donald Braswell Story—is a memoir about the "Texas Tenor" who lost his voice in a random accident, but finds his calling through faith—and a musical miracle.
Screen Kala Mottha Gola स्क्रीन काळा मोठ्ठा गोळा
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: Marathi. Published: November 5, 2015 by sukrutprakashan. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
these are not stories, but is the expression of various events that takes place in our lives from different perspectives. The author has narrated various experiences of youth. तरुणाईचा उद्गार असलेल्या ब्लॉगविश्वाची झलक दाखवणारे, तरुणांच्या खास भाषेच्या लहेजासह अवतरलेले सदाबहार लेखन
Midnight Return: Escaping Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Billy Hayes leapt from prison isolation to international notoriety when Midnight, the book about his 5 years in and escape from a Turkish prison, became a worldwide bestseller, and an Academy Award-winning film. Midnight Return chronicles his struggles and triumphs in that transition, tracing Billy's journey from desperation to freedom, self-knowledge, and healing.
The Midnight Express Letters: From a Turkish Prison 1970-1975
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The annotated letters that Billy Hayes wrote to his family, girlfriend, and friends during his 5 years in a Turkish prison, are the compelling raw source material from which Midnight Express--the worldwide best-selling book that became an Academy Award-winning film--is drawn. They tell Billy's story of both the events and the inner journey, with the urgency and intimacy of the moment.
मेकिंग ऑफ अरंगेत्रम् | Making Of Arangetram
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: Marathi. Published: November 4, 2015 and represented by Anushka Joshi. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marathi Book Biography of a young girl from pune who is dedicated to bharatnatyam and her learning experience of Arangetram. रंगमंचावर ठेवलेलं पाहिलं पाउल म्हणजे अरंगेत्रम...पुण्यातील एक अनुष्का नामक मुलगी तिचेभरतनाट्यमचे प्रशिक्षण घेत आहे...तिने शिकलेल्या कलेचे सादरीकरण, तिच्या गुरूंच्या सहाय्याने पहिल्यांदा रंगमंचावर सादर होणाऱ्या अरंगेत्रमच्या प्रवासाचे भावानापुर्वक, उत्कट व सहज लिखाण.
Tessa e basta
Price: Free! Words: 41,600. Language: Italian. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
«Ehi, guardate quella lì.» Uno basso, tarchiato, l’espressione ottusa dentro una faccia rossa, resa intensa da un reticolo di rughe scolpite nella pelle, posò il bicchiere sul tavolo di legno con uno schiocco secco. Aveva parlato a tutti e a nessuno. Erano le tre del pomeriggio. All’esterno del bar c’era una mezza dozzina di uomini intenti a bere vino, nonostante il caldo...
Driven to the Brink
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Driven To The Brink follows the life of taxi driver Malcolm Cooper from his early days travelling around the world following his father, who was in the RAF, to taking up taxi driving after trying a number of different types of work.
Reflections From the Monkey Deck: Cruising the World by Freighters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Clive Wilkinson's Reflections from the Monkey Deck is a personal account of freighter travel in the modern age. A patchwork of meteorology, mythology, geography, geology, religion and human interest, the narrative operates on many different levels and is so much more than just a book on travelling the world on container ships.
The Russians Are Coming...
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are stories of a young boy’s experiences and survival during war torn Germany. Abandoned by his boarding school as the Russians were coming. He found his way home, not knowing the address but going on faith. He and his family fled to Hamburg as the Russians were charging towards Berlin. His mother, an American citizen survived an interrogation, but feared for her safety throughout the war.
Dying to Live
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dying to Live--Subtitle (The Life & Times of Jimmy Nelson) An autobiography beginning with a wakeup from a banging door, then the navy, 1962, heart surgery of father, back to the navy, an only skydive, the navy, the death of his girlfriend, navy, travels in Arizona and Washington, navy, a 6-month test of willpower, navy, meeting the love of his life in Sydney, Australia, navy and navy...
My Last Year of Life (In School)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Last Year of Life (in School) could be the sentimental Goodbye, Mr. Chips or the realistic Up the Down Staircase, but it isn't. Instead, the semi-fictional My Last Year of Life (in School) is based on actual events and reveals an insider's close-up and often disturbing look at what outsiders might think is a typical suburban high school.
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.
I've Got a Stat For You: My Life With Autism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I’ve got a Stat for You is an honest and compelling account of one young man’s journey to manage his autism and achieve his goals. From Wrexham to Buckingham Palace, and incorporating stories of The Simpsons, sport, music, and strange smells – I’ve got a Stat for You is an inspirational tale that shows how determination, a positive outlook, and the will to succeed can overcome all odds