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Broadcast from a coffin by Mohini Hersom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Handwritten in 2004, and submitted to the British library in 2006. "Broadcasting from a coffin" is a partial autobiography of Mohini Hersom. She says: Firstly the sound coming from a coffin can be muffled and so you may have to use an amplifier. Secondly, people do not like broadcasts coming from a coffin, which may be the reason why I am bookworthy and newsworthy.
Practical Magic by Barbara Donovan
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
La revelación de los más pequeños by Lia Ruete
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,430. Language: Spanish. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
"Es el relato valiente de una madre que nos muestra, con palabras sencillas y profundas, cómo los momentos de mayor dolor resultaron puntos de encuentro con sus hermanos y con Dios. Al recorrer su vida nos muestra como se le fue transformando la mirada, lo que en un principio parecía una cruz pesada terminó siendo una bendición. Un mensaje conmovedor e inspirador."
Trailer Life by Karrie Bunting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Karrie Bunting recounts her adventure of moving from the suburbs to the mountains and life in an RV with her growing family while they build their dream home. For seven years she battled wildlife, the laundromat, and raised a family in the wild mountains of California. When she nearly lost all hope of ever finishing the house, the unthinkable occurred that forced her to remember what matters most.
Comin' Up Cracker - The Adventures Of A Southern Preacher's Kid by Carolyn Smith Flavell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A whimsical look at growing up in rural Florida as part of an ever-growing family of preacher’s kids. The author relates events as seen from the eyes of a little girl in the post-war ‘40’s to the ‘60’s. This book takes the reader on a leisurely journey along the unpaved byways of quaint country towns where residents still proudly claim to be “Florida Crackers”.
Sun Shine Down: A Memoir by Gillian Marchenko
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by TS Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An emergency c-section, a surprise diagnosis of Down syndrome, a foreign country, and your dreams at risk. What would you do? Would it take you down?
Adorado Abominado by Alina Pires Lopes
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este fabuloso livro conta-nos um impressionante e inigualável registo real de crianças deixadas à mercê dos perigos, contando bizarros e inconvenientes acontecimentos.
Le Canzoni di Kamal by I.B. Fander
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: Italian. Published: February 24, 2015 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Come Neale Donald Walsch in "Conversazioni con Dio", Kamal ci dà, nel suo stile poetico, un raro scorcio di un ricercatore nel suo dialogo con l’Assoluto. Egli vede il divino nella cosa più minuscola. Questo ci ricorda che tutto è sacro ed ha uno scopo. Egli ci mostra che ovunque ci troviamo, siamo nel posto giusto, benedetti per quello che facciamo e chiunque pensiamo di essere.
Portraits of Passion: Aging Defying the Myth by Marshall Stearn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
These interviews are a testament that traditional upbringing of families working together for the common good produce offspring who pursue life choices without parental interference. Allowing children to engage in trial and error activities enhanced their instincts to pursue their passions.
The First Trip (A Free Short Story) by Alan Barry
Series: George Brown Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
A humorous short story about a young man, George Brown, taking his first LSD trip and the highs and lows he experiences from it.
Reading My Mind - A Personal Journal: From Retired School Teacher to Professional Remote Viewer by Nancy C. Jeane
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join Nancy on an extraordinary journey as she becomes a Professional Remote Viewer and teacher. Experience the training classes as she did and meet the five U.S. Star Gate original remote viewers: Skip Atwater, David Morehouse, Paul H. Smith, Lyn Buchanan and Joe McMoneagle. Inside: Full color images! Autographed book interiors. Never before seen instruction courses. Sample work and more.
The Diaries of Claire K. A Young Governess in Germany 1929-33 by Claire Kinross
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
These are from the diaries of Claire Kinross, my mother.My sister and I knew that our mother was an author and poet, but it wasn't until after her death in l991 that we discovered her journals written in her small neat handwriting in black hand bound books.They gave an intriguing and honest look into the young woman that we had never known, while she was a governess in Germany from 1929 to 1933
Chef Interrupted: Discovering Life’s Second Course in Ireland with Multiple Sclerosis by Trevis L. Gleason
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
When Trevis Gleason, a former chef at the top of his culinary career, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, he lost everything, including his job and his marriage. Surveying the ruins of his former life, he decided to fulfill a long-postponed dream. He’d travel from Seattle to west Kerry, Ireland for the winter. There he found that his dreams weren’t lost, just waiting to be rediscovered.
Little Prince: The Accidental Life of a Lucky Orphan by Kal Wagenheim
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,280. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by WingSpan Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1937, during the Great Depression, the young mother of a two-year-old boy died while giving birth to a baby girl, and the boy's father, victim of severe depression, abandoned the family, leaving the boy an orphan. More than seven decades later, the author, in this personal memoir, relates how he was raised with much love by his late mother's family, and has led a happy, productive life.
Madame Parapluie by Elisa Damião
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 131,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parapluie é um relato de coragem cuja mensagem de esperança, tão importante nos dias de hoje, vai além do tempo dos factos e das pessoas referidas. É um testemunho de sabedoria, um manual de iluminação, e não só uma autobiografia de Elisa Damião.
A Viagem dos Meus Sentimentos by Sérgio Miguel Cunha
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Desde o meu nascimento procuro constantemente o tesouro da vida. Nesta viagem o tesouro são os sentimentos que guardo desde o fundo do meu coração, sejam eles tristes ou alegres fazem parte da minha viagem, não só da minha mas também da sua viagem porque somos humanidade nascida para os sentimentos da vida.
Queria Ser Doutor by António Faria
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ao desenrolar a sua história de vida, o autor pretendeu descrever com minicidade essa mesma história. Como todas, ela tem os seus momentos mais e menos agradáveis, não por outras razões mas especialmente partilhando-as com os estimados leitores mais não quis do que induzir neles a vontade de individualmente ou juntos fazermos inverter as negligências tendênciais das culturas modernas.
Vision-Quest: A Saga of the 1960s by Paul Palul Rideout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,150. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
"A wonderful, introspective yet entertaining romp through the 1960s as seen through the eyes and sensitivity of an artist, yet interpreted and recounted by a scientist with a great respect for nature and native culture." -George Winship, The Village Wordsmith. Layers of adventure, romance, cultural shock, psychology, philosophy fill this off-beat, but true, journey of awakening in the sixties.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts by Lance Shaw
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces a four-month journey in which I trained for a 100 mile cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to our Little Man. He received 12 of these shots in two months.