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It's an Ill Wind, Indeed...
By Joan Callaway
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,280. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
This memoir is the story of one woman’s climb out of the abyss after the sudden death and loss of her husband and young son through a fire in their home – a story of survival, coping, and eventual healing. I’m here to tell you that one can stay mostly sane most of the time, survive and eventually come out the other side. Although death ends a life, it never ends a relationship.
Robin's Double Life: Island to Outback Australia
By Robin Stewart
Price: Free! Words: 113,880. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plunged into the depths of a devastating drought, Mitchell in the outback is home to Robin, her husband and menagerie. Month by month, throughout 2007, Robin takes you to the heart of an outback community with its river, warmth and abundance. Will the drought break? What fate befalls Sally, the terrier? Summer on Phillip Island and winter in Mitchell sounds ideal. But the truth is more complex.
A Pain in the Toenails
By Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ah, the innocence of medical school. This is a story from my third year of clinical clerkship, when I started rotating through the hospital wards. One patient taught me about ulcerative colitis...and a few other things. You can also find this essay in my book, The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales from the Emergency Room.
My Story - The Inevitable Way of Life
By Hannah Jane
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The incredible story of a great love that overnight turned into a nightmare. About one amazing woman who had a fight with the adversity of fate from the first steps of birth until today, but she did not loose nothing of her beauty, courage, believe for good and strong faith to the God, who became as her spare father, guide and protector.
Guns Over Africa
By Jamel DuBois
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
(4.00 from 1 review)
Author/world traveler/big game hunter, Jamel DuBois, shares his safari experiences in southern Africa.
Funnily Enough
By Sophie Neville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the glamorous world of television production, working on some of the BBC's hottest dramas - Sophie is torn between her love of Africa and returning to England for the sake of her career. But when she falls ill on the set of a show she is directing, she is forced to take to her bed, and over the next ten months, to take stock of her life. A winner of the International Rubery Book Award 2013.
The Lion in the Moon: Two Against the Sahara
By Steve Rada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,000. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Dallas socialite meets an adventurer from Santa Fe on a blind date. Strangers with stars in their eyes, they cross the Saharan desert through five countries in a two-month life-threatening journey. Using only a compass as a guide. . .
The Trapeze Diaries
By Marie Carter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Hanging Loose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Not only the lyrical tale of one woman's love affair with the trapeze, but a powerful story on becoming brave and letting go." Carolyn Turgeon, author of RAIN VILLAGE
(Re)MAKING LOVE: a sex after sixty story
By Mary L. Tabor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
When Mary L. Tabor’s husband of 21 years announced, “I need to live alone,” she cratered and turned to the only comfort she had left: her writing. What resulted was (Re)MAKING LOVE: a sex after sixty story, a fresh, witty, funny and brutally honest memoir of everything she felt and did during her long journey back to happiness.
The Glenside Kid
By Ted Taylor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
A Poignant, humorous tale of growing up in the author’s beloved hometown of Glenside in the middle of the 20th Century.
Fingers in the Light
By J. H. Soeder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fingers in the Light is the true story about what J.H. Soeder calls "the unseen hand" in everyone's life. The amazing but extremely personal stories he tells will force you to think about the times in your life that you just had to throw the word "coincidence" out of your vocabulary. These are real stories, with real people and stories that step into the supernatural.
Scalpel in the Sand
By Rene Chang
You set the price! Words: 95,450. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
When friends and colleagues learn that I had worked in Arabia for ten years, they throw up their hands in horror. This book will change their minds and hopefully will contribute towards better understanding between the West and Muslims and Arabs .
The Tegu
By J. H. Soeder
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this amazing short story written by award winning author J.H. Soeder, you'll be right with him when he encounters a huge and wounded, wild Tegu on the back roads of Argentina. You will be amazed at the result and how the story ends! The Tegu is the largest living land reptile in Argentina, growing to five feet in length and known for its nasty disposition and its huge bite!
Close Encounters of the Creature Kind
By J. H. Soeder
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this delighting true short story written by J.H. Soeder, he and his dog, Shakita, encounter a very curious squirrel one one of their daily walks. It's the first time that Shakita has an up close encounter with a frisky squirrel and the conversation that goes on between them!
The Frogs and the Paper Wasps
By J. H. Soeder
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A hilarious, but true short story, based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book "True Tails", recounting another animal adventure while in Venezuela. It's the fascinating story of a group of small frogs and paper wasps who live in a little pond next to the front door of a well-known university college professor of zoology and his surprise when he discovered that these creatures could talk!
The Squirrel and the Golf Ball
By J. H. Soeder
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book, "True Tails", "The Squirrel and the Golf Ball" is a hilarious, funny but true short story about an encounter with a squirrel while playing golf - and what the squirrel thought about golf! You will chuckle as you look at the game of golf from a squirrel's point of view, as he watches the "two legs" play a game that makes no sense to him!
Cooking up Happy
By Hina Ehsan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,040. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Indian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ancient wisdoms in modern times. “Hina tells her amazing story from a rare perspective and with moving honesty” Martin Toseland, former Publishing Director. “Whether your path comes from the East or the West,... Hina pours out honest wisdom to remind you of the miraculous.” Randine Lewis, The Infertility Cure. An inspiring odyssey in to food fertility and faith through 25 spicy recipes.
Ribbons in My Hair
By Rosalie Sneyd
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by Wharekohu Bay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A charming and heartwarming memoir of growing up in New Zealand in the 1940s and 50s.
Loving Hannah
By Carol Glover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Loving Hannah: Childhood Cancer Treatment from the Other Side of the Bed is a memoir which chronicles a Nurse Practitioner's experience with her eleven-year-old daughter’s childhood cancer. This upbeat story of survival will touch anyone who has had a family member afflicted with childhood cancer, knows a community member with cancer, or is a nurse or doctor working with cancer patients.
Remember Wen?
By Rodney Foster
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Remember Wen?" is an autobiographical collection of poems and short stories recounting the boyhood memories of Rodney Foster. As an introduction to a greater cross-section of people to Trinidad and Tobago society, Foster records his experiences as a person born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago and asks us to recall our own memories and experiences as we read his work.