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White Water Landings: A View Of The Imperial Airways Africa Service From The Ground
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Princelings Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The romance of pre-war air travel meets the romance of a man and a woman kept apart by war, in this memoir of a young man and his career in Africa with Imperial Airways. The book covers intriguing details of the Empire Flying Boat Service: commissioning of the 'boats; indiscretions of the passengers; the dangers of a herd of buffalo at night, and the bravery of exiles awaiting war-time transport.
Tonight at the Morpheum: A Hospital Farce in Three Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Historian and critic Markham Shaw Pyle, in this "long essay" medical memoir, looks back with wry (or rye) humor and his signature wit and style on thirty years of missed diagnoses and misdiagnoses, culminating in his 2014 heart attack and triple bypass. By turns hilarious and harrowing, this is ultimately a survivor's tale of hope.
2015 (Jan-Jun) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Oct-Dec) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Aug-Sept) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (May-July) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Jan-Apr) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
In Full Voice: Shedding the Labels that Silenced Me
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,770. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
On September 11th 2001, after dropping her daughter off at childcare, she answered her cell phone oblivious to the fact that she was about to be shaken out of her hiding place and awakened to her own gifts of intuition, clairaudience, and healing.
Love Bites
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the gilded excess of hair metal to stripped down grunge, happy-go-lucky ska, to rebellious punk, and regular old hard rock, Love Bites is the story of Rachel Khona's search for love and lust set against the musical landscape of decades past through present.
A Young Man Afoot: Spain and Portugal, the 1960s
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It was the 1960s and Irvine Hunt walked down out of the Pyrenees, a pack over his shoulder, and for months fell in with a passing parade of roadmen and peasants, doctors and cobblers, would-be robbers, mules, donkeys, a lady clad mostly in sequins, hard-up travellers, and the adventurous young, travelling as best they may, wanting to see what lay ahead.
What The' - Reflections of a Black Country
Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'What The' is about the Black Country, the folk, their life, their stoical attitudes, and their somewhat odd sense of humour. The author reflects on growing up in the grey post-war era; applying colour, he shows how times have changed into the bright new millennium.
Life's Lessons: Memoirs of Sex & Lies, Love & Death by Arthur A. Jennings
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Arthur Allen Jennings worked on his memoir while in hospice care in Wasilla, Alaska. On a daily basis, he would struggle to make it his best while battling chronic pain, fatigue and pride. Long after his death, his memories and legacy lives on within these pages. "I am a man very much aware of my demise. Somehow, someway, the debt of Life’s Lessons must be paid."
What Price Success
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 79,550. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Norman Spencer spent his young years believing that his father had been an English soldier, killed in World War II. It was only after her death in 1976 that he realised his father had been an American GI who had enjoyed a brief affair with his mother. This shattering discovery started Norman on the hunt of a lifetime.
Freedom! Escaping the prison of the mind
Price: $7.85 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
After going absent without leave from the British army, Ozay Rinpoche begins down a path that leads to solitary confinement in prison. There he establishes a disciplined program of exercise, Bible-reading, and meditation. Pushing himself to meditate for four hours at a time, he arrives at a point of liberation. Ozay's story is the universal story of self-discovery and redemption.
Jigsaw Puzzle Series - Volume 6 (EAT) Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story about inhumanity, injustice, lack of empathy, incompetence, negligence, manipulations and extreme abuse and harassment demonstrated on all levels of today's Britain, particularly within British Airways and within all government departments and services. All chapters are made of authentic documents, with exact timing and contents of correspondences between the victim and the abusers.
Jigsaw Puzzle Series - Volume 6 (EAT) Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 61,850. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story about inhumanity, injustice, lack of empathy, incompetence, negligence, manipulations and extreme abuse and harassment demonstrated on all levels of today's Britain, particularly within British Airways and within all government departments and services. All chapters are made of authentic documents, with exact timing and contents of correspondences between the victim and the abusers.
A Mishmash of Life
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This new book continues with the life of a sixteen-year-old boy entering into the Royal Navy in the late 1950’s. With humour and touches of sadness, it portrays the reality of life. It will give the reader an insight into the life aboard some of Her Majesty’s ships and establishments – experiences that took place during the years of the cold war
The Book of Barbara: Love and Grief: A Psychotherapist's Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,920. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
My greatly-loved wife Barbara died recently after a siege of ovarian cancer. She was a unique soul, and I wanted to present her life fully: to describe her many unusual qualities because it is something she deserves, as many who knew and loved her would agree. One might ask, “Why write—or read—a book about this woman?” Barbara’s impact was personal and individual; her way of living rare today.
Alaskan Troller
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ron Merritt has been a commercial fisherman for over 30 years in Southeastern Alaska. Born a landlocked South Dakotan, his journey to becoming a troller is an intriguing narrative on fishing, family, and the Alaskan way. In this rollicking book he shares some of his most exciting, humorous and heartfelt tales, experiences gathered from a life at sea.
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.