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Awakening - The Inevitable Door
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the moment of our birth, death—a mystery still—becomes a fact of life.
Compelled By Desire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Compelled by Desire tells the story of Richard, a born and bred rancher, who makes it to the big city as a futures trader. But despite the endless access to money, women and travel, the ever-elusive concept of happiness remains just out of reach.
Poverty Lodge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Gordon Pound was born in rural Oxfordshire into a farming family and enjoyed the benefits of country living during the dark days of WW2 and post-war austerity. Later he boarded at a grammar school that was founded in 1571 and appeared to retain the original plumbing and some of the original masters.
Raymond Carver Remembered by his brother James (Second Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Raymond Carver was an American poet and short story writer who is credited with having contributed to the revitalization of the American short story in literature during the 1980s.
Return to Glow, A Pilgrimage of Transformation in Italy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In her early forties, Chandi Wyant’s world implodes in the wake of a divorce and traumatic illness. Determined to embrace life by following her heart, she sets out on Italy’s historic pilgrimage route to walk for forty days to Rome. This ruggedly adventuresome memoir is about choosing courage over comfort, and following the heart instead of the head, to mend brokenness in unconventional ways.
The View from My Ridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Episcopalian
The View from My Ridge is a collection of finely crafted micro-essays offering a unique perspective on the spirit and personality of the mid-twentieth century American South—an era marked by the Great Depression, World War II and Korea, the “innocent” fifties and the turbulent sixties. The voice is that of an author in the midst of his own evolution from mill-town boy to priest and theologian.
Arnhem's Kaleidoscope Children
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,010. Language: Australian English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot with stillness in the late afternoon air. The billabong surface shone with unnatural stillness, Fresh tracks at water's edge told of pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface of the pool; 'decaying vegetation" I thought. I should have known it was a crocodile before too late! Landscape of Crocodile Dundee: story of a family in a remote aboriginal community in Northern Australia.
Camp Quidnunc
Price: Free! Words: 41,000. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book recounts fond memories and stories from many of the girls who attended Camp Quidnunc and the effect their experiences have had throughout their lives.
Captain Puckett: Sea Stories of a Former Panama Canal Pilot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
The history and operations of the Panama Canal during the 1980s and 1990s come to life in this vibrant memoir by retired canal pilot Kenneth P. Puckett and co-authored by longtime journalist William D. LaRue. In this autobiography, Captain Puckett shares "sea stories" and other exciting personal tales that have made him a popular maritime instructor and cruise ship lecturer.
Then Now and Forever: A Memoir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At the age of 21 VcToria met and fell in love with a bank robber. "Do not try to change me, I am a criminal" were the first words he uttered to her as they moved in together within days of meeting. This life not only led to jail, it led to a downward spiral of drugs, depression and the life she had to fight out of to find her true life.
Alligators and Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,300. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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A young woman faces danger—and finds courage and community—in Alabama during the 1960s.
The Power of a Single Story: Compelling Short Stories of Faith, Family and Forgiveness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by Pearly Gates Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The 'single story' is often used to depict an incomplete narrative. The author commends it as a powerful prototype to trigger life-changing conversations. "The Power of a Single Story" is a compendium of short stories guaranteed to keep you glued to its pages. It will evoke familiar emotions as you find yourself in these raw stories of faith and despair, family and betrayal, love and forgiveness.
Warrior Patient Heartbeats
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Warrior Patient Heartbeats is Edition II of an upbeat story of recovery from problems created by today's medical system, supposedly designed to prevent them. It is also a romantic love story between a husband and a wife who saves him, physically as well as mentally. The book is filled with humor, because the author knows, and shows, that laughter is the best medicine.
Bootneck Bootneck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,990. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
From an early childhood of post war austerity in a bankrupted Britain, the book is Croskerry's journey from a troubled adolescence to a life of normality. Whether you are a former serviceman, a baby boomer, or just someone looking for an adventurous read, you will enjoy a nostalgic walk through a transformative period of our time.
Summary of Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wanna Read But Not Enough Time? Then, grab a SpeedyReads of Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover now! *This is an unofficial summary of Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover. It is not endorsed, affiliated by Educated: A Memoir or Tara Westover. It is not the full book.
Great Horned Owlets Rescue: Where There's a Will, There's a Way....
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The captivating story of two Great Horned Owlets rescued after a fallen nest leaves the family homeless. These normally aggressive birds show a different side when faced with sudden adversity. In this personal narrative, Cheryl shares the details of the rescue, the emotional journey of the two adorable owlets which she names Wisdom and Willow, and the heartwarming outcome of a courageous rescue.
Sensitivity Girl
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sensitivity Girl is the true story of one woman's journey, the lessons she learned, and the sidekicks and superheroes she picked up along the way. It is a tale of triumph over tragedy, of embracing one's differences, and of the development of a super woman. It is also about the hidden powers and the hero inside us all.
A Ribbon in Many Lights
Price: Free! Words: 69,080. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Arthur was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in 1931, and lived on a remote farm with his parents and brothers. His parents were of German origin. They decided to return to Germany due his father's poor health. But they picked the wrong time: they arrived in July 1939, to Berlin, just before the Second World War began. Abruptly, Arthur was swallowed up by things that were beyond his control.
Grandma Was a Pioneer: Life Sketches of Twelve Pioneer Women
Price: Free! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life was hard for early members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This is a collection of life sketches of twelve incredible women who sacrificed everything they had for the gospel of Jesus Christ.
The Walking Miracle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2013, Tyuan Rice is diagnosed with a condition known as Cardiomyopathy. Despite a death sentence from his doctors and rapidly declining health, this modern-day Job holds on to God's promise of healing and breakthrough. This is his story.