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Hits and Misses
By Jim Woods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Personal hunting adventures in North America, Central America and Europe for birds and big game; an onerous paid job but someone had to do it.
Beyond the Beyond
By Paul "Doc" Gaccione
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of Paul "Doc" Gaccione, reputed mobster currently under indictment for murder. It is a story of his journey to destiny and the afterlife. A series of phenomenal occurrences throughout his life created his inspiration to write this story and through it the reader will learn about life’s most important subject “the mystery of death” which will forever change them.
Chased by the Wind: A Youth's Literary Search for God
By John Michael De Marco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this most unusual of spiritual memoirs, John Michael De Marco (author of Narcissus Blinked) dissects the 15 books and hundreds of songs he wrote as a youth in order to reveal a nascent search for God amid surprising footprints of grace.
Kings, Killers and Kinks in the Cosmos
By Robert Egby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,940. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Robert Egby’s great-grandmother, an English Seer, predicted his life. A teenage atheist, he refused to believe her until doors started opening like magic. The strange journey took him into the company of kings,journalists, news photographers, in the Middle East, Germany and western Canada where a radical change took place in Cosmic Consciousness. Autobiography with over seventy photographs.
Chasing the Kings: The Quest to Become King of the Mountain on Mulholland Drive
By John Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follow the rise and fall of John Hall and his quest to become King of the Mountain on Mulholland Drive.
Till the Cows Come Home - A must-read for anyone dealing with Brain Injury
By J.T. Blakemore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of how J.T. Blakemore took an ill-advised ride in a ’59 Hot Rod Chevy in 1963 and regained consciousness twenty-eight days later. He was 21 years old. “You might say I threw my life away for a dozen cans of beer. The prognosis was simple: brain damage. The effects were not so simple. Not by a long shot.”
Sister Albert Marchetti - "An Angel Of God"
By Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mid 1950's and mother wanted us to receive a Catholic education. Our diocese was thriving with the best schools in our state dedicated teaching nuns. Sister Gabriel was one who used the fear of God coupled with the rubber tipped pointer across your knuckles to keep you in line. Sister Gabriel was very demeaning until Sister Albert Marchetti was assigned the new Mother Superior! True Story.
A Lark Ascending
By Harry Moore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,720. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life is sweet. Everything is in its place. A young beautiful wife and twins, a boy and girl. Suddenly the girl is struck down with Leukaemia and the family move into a new dimension, another world. This is a story of love and hope, of the battle against the ultimate destiny of us all. It is told through the father and daughter but is about the whole family. They try to answer the eternal question.
Stop Coming to My House
By Marcel Krueger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories by German-born, Ireland-residing expat writer and blogger Marcel Krueger. A funny and sarcastic look at urban life in Europe in the 21st century.
Life
By Les Broad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rudeness, bad service, incompetence – do we have to tolerate such things from businesses who rely on us for their income? The author doesn't think so, and complains about it all. In writing. He kept the correspondence too, and a lot of it is reproduced here. Much of it is really quite funny but the occasional frustration of dealing with big, faceless, corporate entities is all too obvious!
Teaching With Chopsticks: TEFL From The Frontline
By Jonathan Last
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Looking to ‘do something totally random and out of character’, recent graduate Jonathan Last took his lack of classroom experience and wariness about children onto a plane heading for Sanbon, South Korea and into a job teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL). How hard could it be?
Ten Bob an Hour
By Steve Phillips
Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 133,690. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Five years of dirt and grind, practical jokes and 60-hour weeks turned Steve Philips into the man he is today. Now retired to sunny Cyprus, Steve tells his story, warts and all. How he started as a 15-year-old apprentice in a Birmingham factory when a pint of mild cost one bob and engineering was still done the hard way.
Kisses from a Distance
By Raff Ellis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Kisses from a Distance is an engaging, true story that examines the Lebanese ethos through the lives and travails of three families before and after immigration to America. The tale begins in 1895 at a remote convent in the mountains of Lebanon where a young postulant, the author’s grandmother, is abducted and given into an unanticipated, and unwanted, marriage.
Writing Your Family Legacy
By Linda Weaver Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It’s important to teach our children their heritage. Who are your ancestors? What were their traditions? Each of us has a story from our ancestors or even our own story to tell. If these stories are unwritten, then how are your children going to know of their parentage? It’s up to us to write these experiences down. Make your ancestors come alive on paper.
Syrup Sandwich: a life of measured progression
By Devlon Waddell
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by dewdrop collective Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of captions chronicling the everyday existence of a creative life in process.
Animals Don't Blush
By David R. Gross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,320. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers is a region of the USA steeped in the history of the northern upper plains nomadic tribes, fur traders and the mountain men. I joined a veterinary practice there in 1960, directly out of veterinary school. These are the stories of the people and animals I encountered.
One Migrant Experience
By Martin Kari
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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By Martin Kari
Until the Wheels Fall Off
By Robert Norman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,220. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A group of young men form a motorcycle club. Vowing to remain together “until the wheels fall off” the Wheel Lords Motorcycle Club adopts the street chopper counterculture lifestyle and the freedom of the open road, as they ride and party with the Hells Angels and Unforgiven Sinners. Told from the perspective of one club member, this is the story of California chopper riders in the 70s.
My Only Crime Was Being Born, Volume 2
By Jeffrey Weber
Series: My Only Crime Was Being Born, an autobiography, Volume 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 134,710. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Volume 2 continues the adventures of Jeffee as he bravely does battle with a world he was never cut out for. Volume 2 focuses mainly on the strange and unusual adventures Jeffee had in the land of work. You will read about many strange (and bad) adventures I had as I entered the work force. The strangest "job" I ever had was my time in the Army starting with getting drafted - amazing!
Only I Can Define Me: Releasing Shame and Growing Into My Adult Self
By Dena Sisk Foman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,220. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ms. Foman's memior discusses the price to be paid for unlearning everything that she was taught as a child when she made the decision to leave a family that suffered generations of mental illness and addictions. Ms. Foman quit high school, got pregnant as a teenager and found the strength to enter law school even as a welfare mother.