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Desperately seeking Xanadu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,640. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Desperately Seeking Xanadu Jacey Winters takes the reader through the various facets of buying that longed-for country property. For her, this proved a long and arduous task with many trials and tribulations brought about by those involved in the process: estate agents, auctioneers and even the actual vendors.
Escorting the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Read how a bicycle accident and near death experience (NDE) changed my life along with my understanding of life and death. How it taught me that death isn't something to be feared, but is merely another step along life's path.
Amber Heard - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Amber Heard rose to stardom? American actress Amber Heard was born in Austin, Texas, in April 1986. Her mother and father, an internet researcher and a contractor, raised their daughters among guns and Catholicism, but allowed their children to pursue and explore their own individual interests growing up.
My Brothers and Me: The World War II Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Three brothers survive their sinking ships during World War II. Sister recalls these events, supported by old letters and news clippings. She describes strict war-time living conditions, including the rationing of food, gasoline, cigarettes and other items. Living through the Great Depression and World War II was difficult, and resulted in the makings of The Greatest Generation.
Black Butterfly
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Black Butterfly is a story of hope, perseverance, and destiny. It is a memoir of the events and memories that shaped Victoria McGrew's early life.
Scrisorile tinereŇ£ii
Price: $4.28 USD. Words: 93,690. Language: Romanian. Published: June 23, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dragoste, legaturi, tradare, munca; casatorie. Multe persoane au iubit vreodata, dar putine au stiut pe cine sa iubeasca. Toti facem greseli in viata, nimeni nu este perfect, dar trebuie sa trecem peste ele.
WHAT A WASTE: The Untold Stories From The Inside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I hope that this book enlightens everyone to the horror of the system. I hope that it opens the eyes of those whose stories are in this book to see their ridiculous behaviors and to rethink their lives. Maybe if they read actual accounts of some of the things that they have said and/or done they will see what fools they have made of themselves.
Beware the Falling Avocados
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Beware the Falling Avocados, Catharine returns with her family to Lusaka, Zambia ready to contend with cockroaches, prepared to cope with fuel and water shortages and keen to tour the country with The Bishop and The Professor… She makes plans to settle down, but an unexpected turn of events throws them all into confusion.
When Your Body Attacks Itself
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autoimmune diseases often go undiagnosed due to lack of knowledge. When Your Body Attacks Itself will get you started on your journey towards wellness. My hope is that by reading my journey you will become proactive about your own health.
Jumping into Love of Life
Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jumping into Love of Life is the real story of Tony, who after suffering a sky diving accident she became paraplegic. Tony describes the different emotions. A process of dealing with reality and learning how to embrace life once again. The story is an example of surviving deceptions and learning to love and be happy again.
Cartas a mi hermana en La Habana
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,820. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2016 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dedicado a las familias separadas por causas ajenas a su voluntad, este libro es un testimonio que muestra cómo la evolución política-desde la fe en el proyecto revolucionario hasta el desengaño- se empeña en destruir los lazos de amor y respeto de la familia cubana. Testimonios basados en la extensa correspondencia que Severo Sarduy mantuvo con su familia durante los 34 años de separación física
My Name is Lorna, Not Bitch!: The Traumas of an Unwanted Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
A bright young girl struggles to survive in the shadows of a narcissistic mother, a womanizing father and a cruel older sister.
A Spider in the Wind: My World, My Time, My Life, My Thoughts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,680. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Growing up in the colonized Vietnam, this is an account of how, armed with a good family education and blessed with a good measure of luck, I managed to crawl my way out of the situation and eventually landed on the American soil, built a career and a family. My experience may serve as useful guide or at least a cautionary tale to youngsters who are looking down their life's path with wonderment.
Peter Thiel: Players, Companies, Life
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Investigative journalist Richard Byrne Reilly has published the first biography of Peter Thiel, the controversial billionaire and contrarian behind some of the world's most powerful and disruptive technology companies. "Peter Thiel: Players, Companies, Life," is an unauthorized microbiography that gives the reader a glimpse into the complex mind behind one of the co-founders of PayPal.
On the Amazon - Diary of an Irish Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two Irishmen, one canoe, the Amazon rainforest. What can possibly go wrong? Find out in this true short-story prequel to the 'On the Amazon – Diary of an Irish Emigrant' books.
Lost and Found - An Autobiography About Discovering Family
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Autobiography of Discovering Family, is the harrowing and inspirational memoir of the successful contributor to World of Warcraft and N.Y. Times best-seller Micky Neilson, who was kidnapped by his schizophrenic father as a toddler, spending his earliest years on the run and his teenage years as a foster child. This autobiography chronicles Micky’s experience serving in the first Gulf War.
From Garden to High Place: A Parable of Faith, Philosophy, and Mental Illness
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
This little memoir recounts the author's spiritual journey from a deeply conservative Christianity to a Beautiful Orthodoxy. It relates his intellectual history, a long and winding path from parochialism to a Life of the Mind that he prays is well-thought, robust, nuanced, and tolerant. It tells of his struggle with mental illness. And it gives glimpses of lovely people in his life.
A Sailor's Story - Autobiography of Vice Admiral N. Krishnan, Padma Bhushan, P.V.S.M.,D.S.C., Indian Navy (1919-1982)
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Vice Admiral Nilakanta Krishnan (1919 - 1982) was one of the most decorated officers in the Indian Armed Forces. Flamboyant, charismatic, and a dynamic leader of men, known as 'the Sailors Admiral', this is his story, one that is inextricably linked to the story of India and India’s Navy, spanning 40 years from the Second World War to the 1971 Indo-Pak war that resulted in the birth of Bangla Desh
Diario di un funzionario internazionale. Come sopravvivere dodici anni nelle Organizzazioni Internazionali.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: Italian. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lo scopo che si prefigge questo diario è di informare i giovani su uno spaccato che non è ancora molto conosciuto: il mondo delle organizzazioni internazionali. Potendomi avvalere dell'anonimato, ho potuto fornire al lettore il mio vissuto professionale che non è stato parco di episodi ed incontri maturati in condizioni molto dissimili fra loro.
Sweetly Undauntable: A Mother's Legacy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,980. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016 by Carma Chan. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
This is a mother's very personal journal for her family to understand her strengths and weaknesses, and theirs. Written by Ruth Carrol Gagne` Chan at the age of 75, she created one home-printed color copy in a 3-inch binder for each of her children in 2009. She later gave permission to her daughter, Carma, to publish her memoirs online for suicide prevention.