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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.
A Deadly Path To Treasure
By Robert C. Moran
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of the incredible adventures of one man that led him to be part of the richest Spanish treasure finds in the history of the New World. It's estimated that the total value of the 1715 and the 1622 Spanish Fleet treasure recoveries could approach $800 million dollars and more is still being found by the divers today. (Includes over 130 photos.)
The River
By Mariellen Ward
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
On January 12, 1998, writer Mariellen Ward found her mother's body. She had died in the night of heart failure. The River is a free e-story about how the lilting waters of India's most sacred river helped her heal from the irreconcilable loss.
Kalahari Dream
By Chris Mercer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A book for animal lovers. From the authors of the critically acclaimed book 'For the Love of Wildlife' comes a compelling true story of one couple's struggle against overwhelming opposition from conservation authorities, to set up a wildlife rehabilitation centre in the Kalahari.
Deer, Pigs and a Little Bit of Bull
By Graeme Mackie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
A New Zealand story that follows two young men, Rolly and Jim, as they’re hired and fired by hard-case bosses after spectacular mishaps. They find an injured dog and learn how to hunt pigs in the bush, but it’s down at the pub that the tales really fly, fuelled by plenty of the amber nectar, as real blokes out-do each other’s yarns about fishing, hunting, and the ones that got away.
Paid in Plates
By Rex Bromfield
Price: Free! Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A short autobiographical story about me and the mob. Paolo was a wanted man in hiding. He was wanted by mafia families in at least two American cities. He was running for his life. What I couldn't figure out was why he wanted me to write a movie script about it.
Reclaiming Magdalen: A Memoir of Sexual Healing
By Debra Hawley
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
At twenty-seven, when the label “incest survivor” first crash-landed in the author’s awareness, she was living the perfect suburban life. For a while it had made her happy, content. But more often than not, she was running. Running from a truth that crept around the shadows of her mind: the trauma of early childhood sexual abuse. Join her for a wild ride of healing, compassion, and grace.
Ch@t si gira
By Giuliano Bartolaccini
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: Italian. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
... tutto quello che non avrei mai immaginato.
Forgetting to Fly
By Tamlin Allbritten
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 78,430. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Tamlin Allbritten has been an Expressive Art Teacher for over 30 years. She is well aware of the healing power of art, working her magic with brain-injured clients, teens with eating disorders and patients with addictions. Follow Tamlin's life journey as ART and SPIRIT come together to show her the way. Color examples of artwork by students are empowering and lessons for YOU to follow as well.
Counsel for the Deceived: Case Studies in Consumer Fraud
By Philip G. Schrag
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
Memoirs and witty case studies of fraud schemes and consumer protection from an insider who helped to found New York City's first consumer watchdog agency. This is a funny, candid account of fraud and institutional paralysis written by a then-newby lawyer, the city's "Consumer Advocate." Philip Schrag was appointed by former Miss America Bess Myerson to defend consumers. Easier said than done.