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Dancing with Demons - Life with my Father
By Frank Josey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is not an "oh woe is me" victim's testimony; this e-book attempts to awake the truth in all sufferers, and give hope!
Sandbox Camp Tales from a Maine Storyteller
By Randy Randall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories and essays written by Randy Randall of Saco, Maine. His stories tell what it was like to grow up in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s in Maine. Some of his other stories relate his adventures in the Maine woods and along the Maine coast.
"The Other Side of Alzheimer's, a caregiver's story"
By Marietta Harris
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Millions of people today face the same challenges, the same emotions, and the same decisions. How do you care for a loved one? How will it affect you? Angie’s story will help you through this process. She lived this experience. Her story will help you. It’s not a book about Alzheimer’s; it’s a lesson about surviving as a caregiver and accepting the new you.
Age is Just a Number: Adventures in Online Dating (Vol I)
By D.S. White
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
MEET DIVINE: female, thirty-seven, slaphappy, young at heart, self-employed; an online newbie, living in New York. She is fresh out of a long-term relationship and has completed the two-year mandatory wound-licking I-hate-men mourning period. Unfortunately for Divine, someone neglected to inform her that dating has been upgraded to new millennium level. But maybe she shouldn't worry...
The Boltons of The Little Boltons
By Robert Philip Bolton
You set the price! Words: 53,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A charming memoir of the few months the New Zealand author and his wife spent working together as servants for a wealthy old couple in their large home of faded glory in The Little Boltons, London.
Journal of a Novel
By Harry Mark Petrakis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Harry Mark Petrakis's Journal of a Novel, begun while Petrakis was engaged in writing his historical novel on the Greek War of Independence, "The Hour of the Bell," the writer reveals personal aspects of his life and work, and the complex relationship between writing and living, and the creative process by which a writer turns his raw experience into art.
Stelmark: A Family Recollection
By Harry Mark Petrakis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stelmark: A Family Recollection is a celebration of family life as few of us know it today: joyous, triumphant, often wildly humorous, often starkly dramatic, rich with love, margined by a code of duty and respect. It is an elegy to growing up as Harry Mark Petrakis did — a first-generation American in a tightly knit and colorful community.
My Marian Year
By Robert Philip Bolton
You set the price! Words: 123,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A fictional auto-biography describing the daily life of a ten-year-old boy growing up in a Catholic working class family in suburban Auckland, New Zealand, in 1954. The suthor's simple, unvarnished, plain language gives the reader a taste of daily life in suburban New Zealand in 1954. Full of detail and always informative, entertaining and amusing.
Tales of the Heart
By Harry Mark Petrakis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Tales of the Heart, Harry Mark Petrakis - whose books have twice been short-listed for the National Book Award - describes people and landscapes and the dreams and memories that reveal the essence of our lives. He begins in the intimate province of the family, with episodes from childhood, young love, and early marriage; the experience of raising children; the aging and death of parents.
Reading Brother Lawrence
By Ken Kuhlken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Hickey's Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Practice of the Presence of God is a classic of Christian literature, loved by Catholics and Protestants, praised by the likes of John Wesley and A.W. Tozer. During a troubled time, novelist Ken Kuhlken discovered the book helped him find some peace and promised even more if he could fully understand. Reading Brother Lawrence chronicles his search for understanding.
Fred and Me
By Rex Bromfield
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Anti-war, Pro Troops. In the year 2032 two old men reminisce about their past, our present. It's a little story about war by someone who has no idea what he is talking about.
Old Pat T and the Great Bathroom War & Other Tales of My Youngin Days
By T. M. Strait
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A compilation of short shorts about growing up in the Sixties. Cars that take off on their own, dueling teachers, Hansel Exposed, Witches and Martians, drafting twelve year olds and more great fun! Read as imagination takes its last stand!
Mark N. Greene, My James Dean
By FM Publishing
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mother never believes she will precede her child in death. It is one of life's most painful experiences. Silvia Petretti takes a brave step to go beyond her own pain to recount the painful memories of her youngest son who she lost to suicide via drug overdose. You hear the story in both Silvia’s and Mark’s words through Mark’s journal. Hopefully, Silvia’s experience will help others.
Nora 102 1/2: A Lesson on Aging Well
By June Shaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an ordinary woman’s journey toward blossoming into personal fulfillment that began during her senior years. Nora Shaw, widowed former teacher and social worker and my mom, found her days ignited after she reached sixty. Her vision decreased but her enthusiasm lasted well into her one hundredth year. Countless people said she inspired them. Her senior years show us all how to age well.
A Passage To Neem Dreams
By Inez Baranay
Price: Free! Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Partly a memoir about writing Neem Dreams, partly a critical study of her own novel, themes include the creation of a novel, travels and research in India, neem as a symbol of the clash between globalisation and tradition, and the influence of EM Forster. Neem Dreams was published in India in 2003 to widespread critical acclaim.
My Only Crime Was Being Born, Vol. 3
By Jeffrey Weber
Series: My Only Crime Was Being Born, an autobiography, Volume 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Volume 3 of my autobiography continues the misadventures of Jeffee in a world he doesn't belong. Unlike Frodo in Lord of the Rings, Jeffee still hasn't found the Fire of Mordor to destroy the ring...yet. Learn about my Artic adventures in Michigan, about a lot of other crazy, funny, sad stuff, some of my insights into the Bible - it's all there, I lived it all & want to share it with you.
Tales from my Stethoscope
By Bruna Dessena
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,900. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Quickfox Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Entertaining. Touching. Shocking. A paramedic takes you behind the scenes of accidents, sudden illness, shootings and human revelry­ gone wrong in the busy streets and hospitals of South Africa. Infused with a dash of humour, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the human condition and renewed admiration and gratitude for those who listen and act when we call out in distress.
Diary of a Witchcraft Shop
By Liz Williams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by NewCon Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“When you find yourself on a London platform shouting into your mobile, ‘We haven’t got enough demons! Do you want me to order some more?’ as folk quietly edge away from you – you know you’re running a witchcraft shop.” 12 months of running a quirky, magical shop in the unique community that is Glastonbury.
In Sickness and In Health
By Ed Adam
Price: Free! Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My personal journey with my best friend.
My Mormon Life; A Boy's Struggle With Polygamy, Magic Underwear,and Racism
By James Sanbourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Mormon Life tells the story of a boy, raised as a Mormon, who struggles with the beliefs of the church, which seem in conflict with reality. Follow this boy's journey on a tour of Mormonism: baptism of the dead, Mormon underwear, golden plates, and polygamy. All aspects this religion that make it unique are explored, often to humorous effect, until, the young mind crashes into Mormon racism.