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Choosing Light : When an Earthquake Buried Me and My Family for 5 Days, I Learned to Fully Live
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,820. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Buried alive, his family missing, all he wants is to find his family. Trapped in total darkness without food, water, light or the ability to move, with ceiling hanging only inches from his head, Viral fights for days. This bold, challenging tale of courage reveals the source of willpower that drove a man who would not give up. A true-life drama that shows how to triumph over ever darkness.
Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived is a social history about a German family living through the tumultuous years of 1914 to 1947. The story is told through journals, letters, and photos that were saved by Willy Geheb who was the only family member that immigrated to the United States. Historical comments, added for depth and clarity, enrich the reader's experience.
Rigidity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
1954 – My remarkable year breaking through the rigidity of the times This is a fascinating glimpse of life in England sixty years ago. Valentine writes of a lonely country childhood in a deeply religious family bound by the rules of the English class system – what was DONE and what was NOT DONE – and by the unbreakable rules of the Catholic Church
Did I Ever Tell You...?: Faith in Later Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Why do we want to share our memories? At a time when an increasing number of people are living longer, for some, later years may be enjoyed as ripe old age. For others, they may be a time of uncertainty, isolation and loneliness. For both, memories can be a resource from the past which enables us to live in the present. For that to happen, memories need to be shared.
They Said I Was Misguided
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,860. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The struggle to find your identity while growing up is a common experience for us all. Now, imagine that you belong to an orthodox religious community and you are gay
Scott: A Novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,270. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scott: A Novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald by E. Ray Canterbery is a fascinating insight into the life of one of the great American writers: F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Not Far From The Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Inspired by “seeds of knowledge” implanted in him by his Mother, a single Black parent, Eric Otis Simmons went on to accomplish some incredible things in life - despite seemingly impossible odds. In his Memoir, Simmons masterfully tells how these “seeds” proved to be the cornerstone behind his subsequent academic, athletic, and business success with some of America’s largest Corporations.
Letters From Hull
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I've been to Hull and back. And let me tell you that was a trip! I thought I spoke English, but soon learned I spoke American. Survival depended on learning conversions and new terms in order to purchase groceries and gas and to travel about the country. You wouldn't believe it! We even faced the threat of deportation. In time I did learn to function in my new surroundings...
The Sun King
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mother, her son, and mania. In this fictionalized memoir, a mother recounts the emotional journey she and her son take when he becomes mentally ill.
Inhale
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,110. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
She has tried everything. She has given up everything. She has been separated from her Children, her Family, her Home, her Country. Held captive by her husband, James' narcissistic personality and mental disease, Colleen is left alone to her thoughts, wavering faith in a Higher Source, and leaning on her gift of song to escape a life that has become a nightmare.
Severe Clear: Chronicles of A Canadian Bush Pilot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Is an aviation term that depicts this book's Critical Insight into Aviation's dangers and lessons learned. Remote living becomes dependent upon astuteness, safety, and ingenuity. Although Northern Bush Flying is the primary subject of this fast paced book, associated living among the aboriginal First Nation Peoples projects additional stories and skills of Bush Life. Flying episodes range...
In the Right Place at the Right Time: A Biography of Grenold and Dorothy Collins
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Early Alaska pioneers Dorothy and Grenold Collins managed to create a financial bonanza by engineering their working schedules into the ultimate vacation. And, although they died in the 1990s, their story is not only a good read, but provides an excellent formula for those with similar goals.
The Fine Art of Being Difficult
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Alternative history
"What's it called?" asked Lydia. Bill chuckled to himself, "The Fine Art of Being Difficult . It's about a guy who goes into hospital to undergo chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant to cure his leukemia. The odds against survival just going in were so bad that he believes he died in the hospital but woke up into a different world as a homeless man living in his car; It's a Hero's Journey.
Gilding the Coucal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Military
From his parents loving arms to command of a US Navy submarine rescue ship, Lt. Commander James W. Gibson takes readers on an E-ticket ride to distant ports while rescuing hapless boaters at peril in the open ocean and eradicating starfish destroying fragile coral reefs. In Gilding the Coucal, he describes training as a US Navy Deep Diver, an Engineman, Fireman and in all stations of command.
Running Water : A thirst quenching 2,960 mile solo run across America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young man sets out on a 2,960 miles across america with nothing but a baby jogger full of gear and the open road ahead. Running Water is an inspiring read for runners and non runners alike. Full of humor and wild adventure you will likely not put this book down until he reaches the Atlantic!
Vive 50 · Cambiar de vida sin cambiar de barrio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
«¡Confía y disfruta!». Este es el lema de #Vive50 y lo dice casi todo. La misión es la siguiente: expandirse sin miedo. Neus Arqués se propuso vivir cincuenta experiencias memorables en el año de su cincuenta aniversario, pequeños retos para cambiar de vida sin cambiar de barrio; una reflexión sensible e inteligente acerca de un momento crucial en la vida.
The Temerity of Hope
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kidnapped, gagged and locked in a closet, Beverley Boissery hoped for rescue with the fierce, bitter longing of a wounded child. That experience taught her a life-long lesson. We must have the temerity to hope, otherwise life can be futile and we will be overcome by despair. The Temerity to Hope is funny, poignant, electrifying and, at times, desolate. "Boissery's memoir is electrifying in its tr
My Last Year in New York
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Inspirational
Anna, a curious 20 something, leaves her hometown of Venice for New York City to pursue the opportunity of a lifetime: an internship at Italian luxury fashion company Valentino. Her head is full of dreams and her heart is bursting with happiness as she starts her life in the city that never sleeps.
Memoir Of A Psychic: Trust Your Intuition & Thrive
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,530. Language: Australian English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
‘Memoir of a Psychic Medium’ is the story of Amanda McHugh, who has been seeing spirits and angels, predicting future events and talking to the deceased ever since childhood. If you have ever wondered whether there is a life after death or whether future events can be predicted, this is the book for you. This book is a rare glimpse into a world where nothing is as it seems.

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