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When There Is No Wind, Row: One Woman's Retrospective on the Most Transformative Changes Over the Past 50 Years
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When There Is No Wind, Row tells about the remarkable 50-year career path the author traveled to become a lawyer. In the 60s social and cultural barriers were high – women were supposed to become wives and mothers not lawyers - forcing her to take many detours, “tacking” in sailing terms. Her stories are a vivid reminder of how far women have come since want ads were segregated by “Male/Female.”
Skase, Spain & Me
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,000. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Australian entrepreneur Christopher Skase created a global resort and media empire with glamorous wife Pixie by his side. Then it crashed and they headed for the Spanish island of Mallorca, the marauding media at their gate. Was he really sick? Where did all the money go? Now, the truth, from Tony Larkins who worked side by side with Skase during his decade-long, doomed attempt to regain his life.
Entre la aceptacion y el rechazo - El reto de vivir en Cuba
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,280. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2016 by ibukku. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Eres un símbolo de la ¬fidelidad de Dios y la integridad del hombre. Eres un Job de la era moderna. Con Dios siempre tendremos un ¬final feliz, y si este momento no es un momento feliz, entonces significa que no es el ¬final” Pbro. Guillermo Ramos Mantilla Miembro de la Junta Directiva de la Convención Bautista de Cuba Occidental y profesor del Seminario Teológico Bautista de La Habana
The Long Arm of Lunacy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by 125 Records. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This second volume of memoir continues themes from "Swearing in English: Tall Tales at Shotgun." Here are more true stories including two from the west coast of Scotland, one recalling bullying at an English public school, and others about a favorite dog, baseball, foxes, and a search for the elusive perfect club sandwich.
Sharp! Flicknife Records and Other Adventures
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
An unflinching and honest portrait of Marc Frenchy Gloder's journey from Grenoble ghetto to independent record label success at the heart of London's music scene.
Finding My Way Back
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
“A Tragic & Inspirational Story Told by a Woman Who Can Not Speak” What would you do if you suddenly found everything you knew was taken away from you? What if in the blink of an eye, you no longer were able to speak, walk, work, or dress yourself? What would you do if you could not even tell your children that you loved them?
Destination Dachshund: A Travel Memoir - Three Months, Three Generations & Sixty Dachshunds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With teenage children and in-laws in tow, the Fleetwood family embarks on their 3 month adventure just days after the tragic loss of their beloved dachshund. When two dachshunds are spotted in Moscow, an often hilarious dachshund spotting competition begins for the loveable long-bodied dog. For lovers of travel & dogs this funny & heartfelt memoir will tug at the heartstrings and make you laugh.
More Unique Than Buttons
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sue Latham has authored four books. This autobiography is her fifth publication. Within these pages you’ll read about her butterfly and button-filled life, from birth to the present. Now a widow, Sue was married for over 62 years to Ed Latham, a minister and elder.
I Don't Care, I'll Be Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,250. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
WARNING! I DON'T CARE, I'LL BE DEAD will give you emotional whiplash from the jolts of dread and joy that will have you kissing the ground your own family walks on. Book Sellers everywhere are raving that I DON'T CARE, I'LL BE DEAD is this century's new Mommy Dearest. Melanie Rainier's jaw dropping autobiography will make you want to exact your own revenge.
Found: Working Out Life Through an Aspergers Lens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
FOUND is an autobiography with an Asperger's tilt. With extraordinary honesty, courage and vulnerability Judith Chambers describes how her family has dealt with the diagnoses of herself and her son, their major life stressors, and the way they manage life now. FOUND is a lyrical, at times searingly raw depiction of life, that ultimately offers hope amongst the painful truths.
Growing Up Kanaka Revisited
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A condensed bio of my first eighteen years on the Big Island of Hawaii during World War II following Pearl Harbor attack written primarily for the benefit of my six sons to quote me "So that they would understand why their father was so weird by contemporary standards.
One Young Fool in South Africa
Series: Old Fools. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Who is Joe Twead? Where did he come from? What happened before Joe met Victoria and they moved to a crazy Spanish mountain village? Dark, funny, and often magical, Joe vividly paints his childhood memories despite constant heckling from Victoria at his elbow as he writes.
Trying Not to Drown
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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On a rainy night while his neighbors watched Billy Graham on television, my brother Ken stood outside their living room window, raised his hunting rifle and fired. Four victims and two houses later he was arrested for murder, thrusting my family and me into horror. Viewed through time-laced lenses this is an honest account of what happened to him, my sister, our loving parents and especially me.
MY THINKING MADE ME DO IT
Price: Free! Words: 71,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
you know that time when your child has committed an infraction and you’re trying to be stern and your heart is bursting with love? Well, that’s the way we felt when we asked tiny Mark, “why?”, and he replied, “My thinking made me do it.”
No Life Without You
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,870. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dr Nixon has BA, MA. M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees. In view of the diversity of his commitments and activities, such as being a former member of Manchester University Court and Her Majesty's Privy Council appointment, he merited well-deserved entries in the most prestigious and distinguished publication and in the famous Cambridge based publication: Dictionary of International Biography 2013 edition.
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived is told through journals, letters, documents and photos found in an old suitcase stored away since 1947. When translated from the old German script, a wealth of information was learned about a remarkable man born in Germany in 1900. Willy, the 4th of 8 children, left Germany to seek adventure, find success, and provide for the family he left behind.
Blessed For a Purpose: From Africa to America
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Inspiring autobiographical story of Susan Njemanze who was born and raised in a rural community in Kenya. After much suffering and uncertainty, Susan was fortunate to be able to immigrate to the United States. She eventually formed a charitable non-profit that is touching the lives of vulnerable children on two continents.
Wind in the Fire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,840. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Bobbi Gibb's personal journey - from 1964, when she first saw the Boston Marathon, through 1966, when she became the first woman to run the historic course. She was also traveling on a spiritual and philosophical quest, seeking the answers to some of life’s biggest questions. Bobbi overcomes obstacles, challenges prejudice, and makes a difference with tenacity, perseverance and love.
One Step At A Time - A Story of Survival
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
As a teenager Claire was a talented sportswoman and student but at the age of 20 she was sexually assaulted and her wide world narrowed to one of despair. Five years later, suffering from crippling depression, she headed to a tranquil spot with a packet of pills for the first of two suicide attempts. This is the remarkable story of Claire’s journey from that dark place to becoming an Ironman.
Four Seasons of Loneliness: A Lawyer's Case Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
A prominent lawyer looks back on his career to explore the moving true stories of four individuals whose lives and law cases were deeply affected by their chronic loneliness.

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