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A Call to Listen - The Emergency Department Visit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,670. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Emergency medicine is practised in a fast moving, ever-changing environment. The individuals who work in emergency departments are required to think even faster and adapt even more frequently. The skills needed to perform at this level go far beyond the extensive medical training they all receive.
A Call to Listen - The Emergency Department Visit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,670. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Emergency medicine is practised in a fast moving, ever-changing environment. The individuals who work in emergency departments are required to think even faster and adapt even more frequently. The skills needed to perform at this level go far beyond the extensive medical training they all receive.
Unprepared for Life's Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Unprepared for Life's Journey is a heart-warming true story, detailing the missionary life of an inspirational Catholic woman. Maria Flavel started life in Germany as part of a happy farming family, but she reaches an age when she must think about her future.
18 Summer Holidays, 18 Years to Grow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On 15th May 1995 James was born ostensibly perfect in every way. It would be another seven years before he would be diagnosed with autism. Written for those who are undergoing a similar experience or for those attending to autistic children, Jane and James Franklin's account of the period from birth to his eighteenth birthday will make for valuable reading.
Chemo Summer - A Breast Cancer Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Chemo Summer Jane Hoggar takes the reader through a light-hearted and informative account of her discovery of breast cancer and its cure. Cancer of any description has the capacity to chill those it affects and their loved ones. But for Jane Hoggar early discovery and diagnosis provided for a satisfactory resolution.
The Black Pencil Woman: A Portrait of My Mother
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,540. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Told with beautiful honesty and adept written skill, The Black Pencil Woman: A Portrait of my Mother details Ros Holland's life dealing with multiple episodes of grief and struggle in light of her infallible mother's recent death.
Those Who Trespass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,930. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Louise meets Tim in 1969 he immediately tells her that he is in the process of divorcing the mother of his two young sons. Once Tim's divorce is finalised and the boys choose to be adopted by their new step-father, Louise and Tim move away and she devotes herself to their own family life and two children.
The Mind of an Iranian
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,200. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I am an Iranian living in Iran. I carry an Iranian birth certificate, national card and an Iranian passport and nothing else. I lived in America for some 12 years during the early 70s (1972) to the early 80s (1983), up until the political upheavals. The Iranian hostage crisis was when I was shipped back to my country. That was in 1983-84, when I came to an Iran in the beginnings of a revolution.
Gnomic Wisdom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Life is a sexually transmitted condition with 100% mortality'. So begins Dr Geoffrey Phillips in his book Gnomic Wisdom as he shares a collection of anecdotes and observations gained over his long career in medicine, ten years in the Territorial Army and experience in writing medico-legal reports.
A Life Post-1939
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,240. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rajinder Sharma, an Indian man born in Mombasa, has a wealth of life experience to share in A Life Post-1939. From plucking mangoes from high trees and a rescue from a sinking dhow as a child, he moved on to become an established member of the RAF.
You Can't Choose Your Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,770. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The phrase "You can't choose your family" has never been more true than in this autobiographical story of what happens when skeletons come out of a family cupboard and cause irreversible damage and distress.
Bi-Polar Mania
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares what it is like to be on the manic side of Bi-Polar. Up all night and unable to sleep Travis wrote this book to help educate others on what Bi-Polar is like. When Travis is manic he can stay awake for a couple days at a time and do all kinds of energetic things. Then when the wall hits him and he crashes he falls into darkness and despair for several days at a time as he cycles out.
Autism at the Casino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares how he made frequent visits to the casino to help him cope with autism. Travis thought he could get rich and pay everyone to like him and not worry about being socially awkward. His frequent trips to the casino only caused him more problems and landed him in a heap of trouble. He developed an addiction and a whole host of other problems from visiting the casino that he copes with.
Living in a Make-Believe World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares what living in his make-believe world is like as it helps him cope with social situations and autism. He uses the make-believe world sparingly as a tool to help him be happy and successful socially and emotionally. Learn how his make-believe world works for him and against him as he thrives on living with autism like a trooper in this great book about a young man living with autism.
Precious: The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
For thirty years, Rennie Sterle has worked as a safety and rescue professional. At the same time, he’s lived a second life as a songwriter, performing and touring the world, at times poised on the edge of fame and recognition. Here, Rennie tells the story of how his inspiration and moments of everyday enlightenment culminated in the writing of thirteen songs.
Call Me Max - A Life in Radio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this Autobiographical Novel Max Hunloke charts his rise through the early period of Conurbation or Community radio. Mixing a novel structure with an absorbing look into the operation of radio stations Call Me Max delves into the politics behind the mic and the determination required to get into this much sought after career.
Save-My-Life School: A First Responder's Mental Health Journey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017 by Wintertickle Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
Paramedic Natalie Harris recounts her intense and riveting mental health journey after attending a gruesome double murder that left her with PTSD. Struggling with depression, addiction and anxiety, this uplifting story takes you along on a roller coaster of emotion. This is a must-read for every person who struggles with mental illness--or knows someone who does.
Tent City: Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tent City was destroyed by mayor Danny Jones in January 2016. Now, join Advocates and the residents of Tent City in Charleston, West Virginia share their personal stories of the aftermath of Tent City.
Recollections from the 9 Mile Peg
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: Australian English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author has drawn on his experiences of life on a dairy farm in the Waikato province in New Zealand through the ages of 9 to 16. There are four short stories entitled: "The Championship, Mick, Haymaking and College." David Alexander has 2 other works on Smashwords: "The Cavalry Lieutenant" and a short story, "Checkpoint Charlie."
Who Will Kill the Spiders?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sometimes life, as we have known it, comes to a screeching halt through circumstances that we have no control over. Who Will Kill the Spiders is the story of a couple who are faced with overwhelming life changes due to a sudden health crisis. You will experience deep emotion as they move from being people running to catch airplanes into the throes of medical captivity. There is hope.