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The Last Governor Diaries
By John W Heffernan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Last Governor Diaries is a virtual record of the author’s 30 year journey through the NSW Department of Corrective Services and the many remarkable characters he meets along the way. Frightening yet, at times.
Behind the Wall of Grace
By Stephanie Davis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Behind the Wall of Grace is a testimony of spiritual recovery. A story of transformation, offering my spiritual journey as a guidebook for overcoming fear, changing perceptions, and creating a life you love to live for. I traded self-doubt, a struggle with rejection, self-esteem, and addictive behaviors for a reconnection with a personal, loving and forgiving Savior.
Trailing: A Memoir
By Kristin Louise Duncombe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Trailing is superb telling of a young wife's emotional struggles to find her place in life while following her dedicated doctor husband on humanitarian medical misisons in East Africa. Painfully honest, she shares the good, the bad, and the ugly of living in the shadow of someone else's dream. This book is certain to act as a mirror for anyone who feels stuck and without purpose. An inspiration!
Confessions from the Massage Couch: A Massage Therapist's Musings on the Meaning of Life
By Paola Bassanese
Price: $9.20 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
What's the meaning of life? The intimacy and comfort of the massage room brings out amazing insights. This book is a collection of thoughts from conversations between a massage therapist and her clients.
One Step Further
By Steve Genis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: Australian English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Steve Genis’ autobiography One Step Further is an inspirational story of a young man grappling with the long-term effects of childhood bullying, poor self-image and confidence. Steve talks about growing up in a traditional European family, trying to set an example for his younger siblings whilst at the same time, trying to deal with the pressures of adolescence, adulthood and love.
Iron in the Blood
By Richard Morris
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Richard Morris has held down some of the most demanding senior jobs at British Rail and Eurotunnel and taken responsibility for everything from dealing with major accidents to the personal travel arrangements of the Royal Family. Along the way he has made many friends and encountered a variety of remarkable personalities, from Her Majesty the Queen to one of the Kray twins.
A Glance in the Mirror
By Terence Kearey
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 125,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Terence Kearey emerged from a wartime Home Counties childhood to enter the world of work at a time of upheaval, technological revolution and trade union militancy. The women in his life helped to shape it, carrying him through the trials of family life, many ups and downs and the occasional disaster. Now retired and at peace, Terence can look back peacefully on a turbulent, but mainly happy time.
Operation Dolby
By Constantine Buller
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Constantine Buller was appalled by the corruption and the callous games some of his colleagues liked to play on unsuspecting members of the public, so he left the Force. But the bent coppers he had snubbed had long memories. A few years later his new life as a successful businessman collapsed in ruins when they set him up by fabricating evidence for a non existent crime.
Shit Happens
By Doona Moolands
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this book, I have stepped outside my comfort zone and slipped into chronic over-share mode in a warts and all account of these events. From the stupid things I did or endured in my childhood to the introduction of my husband and children in my life, right up to present day where I am back at work. Sadly, I am still living future chapters for the next book as incidents continue to happen to me.
Up out of Egypt
By Helen Marsh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story tells of a rebellious teenage girl and the consequences of that rebellion which leads to pregnancy at the age of 14. You will read of the pain of having to give her baby up for adoption and later a troubled teenage marriage. It is also tells of the journey of new found faith, the reunion of her first born and the difference God made in Helen's life. It is a story of hope and forgiveness
Radical Survivor: One Woman's Path Through Life, Love, and Uncharted Tragedy
By Nancy Saltzman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Radical Survivor chronicles elementary school principal Nancy Saltzman’s extraordinary saga as a two-time cancer survivor who lost her entire family in a small-plane crash. Told with honesty, insight, and laugh-out-loud flashes of humor, Radical Survivor traverses the full spectrum of human emotions, offering a compelling gift of hope.
Diary of Edna Mary Conant Caldwell
By Joseph George Caldwell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diary of Edna Mary Conant Caldwell (1855-1916), with notes by Patricia Mitchell and Joseph George Caldwell.
Under An African Sky
By Julene Hodges Schroeder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,870. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Julene Hodges Schroeder was raised in an Ethiopia that was beginning to emerge from centuries of isolation. Under An African Sky is a story you can read to your children and grandchildren, about a girl who lived an unusual life and loved it.
In Garrison
By J.H. Hardin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The Marines I have seen around the world have the cleanest bodies, the filthiest minds, the highest morale, and the lowest morals of any group of animals I have ever seen.
A Glass Half Full
By Esther Pinskier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Esther Pinskier began life in Warsaw, Poland in January 1926 - 13 years before the start of World War II. Despite the back story, Esther's positivity and descriptions of life in post-war Paris, Australia and other parts of the world make this a fascinating read and in important social history document.
We Were Only Bairns
By Howard Gee
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 69,910. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2014 by KMFPublishing.co.uk. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in the City of Edinburgh’s back streets in 1941, Howard Gee is uniquely placed to tell the stories of growing up with his pals on those streets during the early forties and fifties. Howard’s stories map a rapidly changing world with good humour and laugh out loud scenes of daily adventures that reflect family life in those difficult times during and just after the war.
A Lady in France
By Jennie Goutet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Told with honesty and strength, A Lady in France is a brave heart-stopping story of love, grief, faith, depression, sunshine piercing the gray clouds—and hope that stays in your heart long after it’s finished.
A Lot of Loose Ends - A Vet in Africa
By Roland Minor
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 111,190. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Roland Minor knew early on that he wanted to become a vet. A Lot of Loose Ends is Rolandʼs account of his experiences in treating animals of all shapes and sizes and his many encounters with farmers, pet owners and politicians. Some of the tales he has to tell are hilarious, others hair-raising and a few horrific, but all are fascinating.
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior
By Will Shetterly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Essay » Sociology
Will Shetterly may be the only person who has gotten death threats from both racists and anti-racists. This is his history of of flamewars, black lists, and mobbing by science fiction fans who believe they will make a better world by raging on the internet.
A Tramp for all Oceans
By Geoffrey Walker
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The exploits, memories and experiences of a young man who arrived in Hong Kong at an early age, grew up there then embarked upon a career at sea as a Apprentice Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy. Set in the 1960's the main theme is Asia, India, Oceania, East and South Africa. It traces the voyages and adventures of this young man during his novice years spent at sea.