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Una Vida en Perspectiva
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: Spanish. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
De origen Judío, aun adolescente de 16 años, escapó de Alemania Nazi para Sudamérica, pobre e ignorando la lengua local. Disfrutando una feliz vida familiar hasta interrumpida por un cáncer sufrido de integrantes de su familia además de él propio. Analizando su larga vida llena de incidencias trágicas y hilarantes, juzga “Si, valía la pena!”, al llegar a la longevidad contento y satisfecho.
Walking and Wondering: Living Under the Sign of the Cross in the Shadow of the Swastika
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
One man's quest to be reunited with his family during years of persecution, exile and jailings.
Tomorrow's Road Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In 1989, Mel Carney set out to write a different kind of Christmas letter, and he dipped into his memories of growing up on an Iowa farm in the 40s and 50s. Over the years, his stories traveled from the farm to Viet Nam to the aftermath of 9/11 and became a way to connect the next generation with a childhood where hard work, faith and close family bonds created a backbone that supports him today.
Blues Discovery: Reaching Across the Divide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,710. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Music » Blues
The excitement of discovery and the passion for music can be a potent force in a person's life. Blues Discovery: Reaching Across the Divide (Revised Edition) tells the stories of half a dozen Americans who defied the dictates of segregation in the 1940s to the 1960s and followed their passion for the blues across the color lines.
Dangling Without A Rope, A Life Discovered
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dangling Without a Rope is about a woman who travels the globe, engaging in daring and dangerous adventures in search of her true self. From sled dog racing in Alaska to the wilds of Nepal, her tales will keep you on the edge of your seat. Her evolution as a woman and spiritual seeker is woven intimately and honestly into her accounts, reminding us of the unlimited possibilities of life.
His Words
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“His Words” is a memoir about a man who paid the ultimate price for his country. He was a West Point graduate, a Gulf War veteran, a Captain in the Army and my husband. I relate how he was able to give me the courage to keep moving on as I read his letters from the past. The advice and encouragement he gave me as I raised our children can now inspire all who struggle through life's hardships.
Mirror Image
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When the silence of my childhood was let out in the sun everything exploded around me and I was propelled back to the bastard child living in poverty stricken rural Ireland during and after WWII.
Roll: A Collection of Personal Narratives
Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A collection of short personal narratives and memoirs. This collection features the work of over fifty authors telling the stories of their lives, one short narrative at a time.
Lost Decency
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Seattle Book Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
IBPA Ben Franklin Award 2013 Silver Medalist Atta’s thrilling and inspiring story uncovers the truth about how his beloved and once-peaceful nation turned into one of the deadliest and most dangerous in the world.
All the Ways I Screwed Up My First Year of Teaching and How You Can Avoid Doing It, Too
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Veteran teacher Katrina Ayres showcases her disastrous first year of teaching in rural Hawaii. Somehow her teacher training didn't prepare her for The Monster Copier, Matthew the Plane-Hurler, and 80-hour workweeks. At the end of each chapter, she explains where her New Teacher Self went wrong and offers time-saving, practical hints and tricks you don't learn in teacher college.
Nửa Đời Nhìn Lại
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,600. Language: Vietnamese. Published: September 24, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tiêu Dao Bảo Cự Nửa Đời Nhìn Lại Copyrighted by Tiêu Dao Bảo Cự Published by Kệ Sách - 2012 Distributed by Smashwords ISBN: 9-781-3016-8143-3
Running for President on $10 a Day
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a disarmingly honest and engaging story of a 35-year old man's experiences on the road across the country from Venice, California; chock full of characters and new ideas for democracy and for the future of the nation in his bid for the Presidential office.
From Malan to Mbeki - The memoirs of an Afrikaner with a conscience
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 91,490. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Benedic Books / Benedic Boeke. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some people said he was a traitor of the Afrikaner politics. Others regarded him as a courageous senior politician who was willing to relinquish the National Party (NP), to embrace and help build the New South Africa.
The Mighty Cobra & The Pink Rabbit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Get the inside scoop on what it really takes to survive Bikram's Hot Yoga teacher training. The author, a former trading desk worker, roars loudly in her entertaining illustrated memoir of a pear-shaped type-A gal struggling to reclaim her self image in the hottest place on earth: yoga teacher boot camp.
Zythom T1 L'âge d'or est devant nous
Price: Free! Words: 43,210. Language: French. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
Sur un ton impertinent et plein d'humour, le blog de Zythom fourmille d'anecdotes vécues, tant sur sa vie personnelle ou professionnelle que sur ses activités d'expert judiciaire. Elles sont réunies dans cet essai pour participer à l'éclairage du public à travers le point de vue rarement exprimé de l'homme de l'art.
Thrive No Matter What
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memorable and an adventurous journey from Africa to America that looks at life in its simplest and sometimes winding path as we navigate our way towards a fulfilling and successful life.
Old Geezer's Memoirs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,800. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Joe, an elderly gentleman in his eighties, sat listening to a speaker on TV. The speaker asked his audience, "Where has your journey in life taken you? What were your challenges? How did you overcome these challenges? What are your happy memories? Have you written down your journey for your posterity to enjoy?
A Matter of Conduct: The Man who Battled a Bank and Won
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,500. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Sassy Sunflower Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dalton Yap was a young, enthusiastic professional, enjoying a promising career. With a wife and two children, he had plans set in place for a bright future. His reality changed forever when he was falsely accused of fraud and negligence by his employer, Jamaica Citizens Bank. A Matter of Conduct is the true story of Dalton’s ten-year legal battle the fight of his life to clear his family name.
Mumma, Can You Hear Me?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This fascinating autobiography introduces a woman who was born into poverty in Auburn, Maine, and who followed her faith—-and her teenage husband—-into mission work in Brazil. Though often sorely tested, Betty’s faith and remarkable sense of humor remained strong through a fascinating life spent helping children and raising two families of her own. This edition includes Betty's poetry as well.
Hidden Tiger Raging Mountain: Over the Hill in Nepal
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll decided it was time to pack her rucksack and get back to the mountains. Little things like a pension and bus pass were not enough to put her off. Besides, after her gap year, she knew all about travelling now. But Nepal had other ideas. Storms raged in the mountains; strikes made transport impossible. And then there was the tiger …