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Turning a Deaf Ear
By Allyson Raphel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Despite spending the first three decades of her life in relative silence, Allyson Raphel’s strength and candor is tempered with a biting sense of humor. Not only is this her personal story of getting a cochlear implant, but her perspective on being deaf and the roller coaster transition to becoming what some in the deaf community call a “hearie." Silence, she learned, can be golden.
Things I Learned While Riding Mules
By Craig Marlatt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Things I Learned While Riding Mules is a non-stop adventure ride filled with laughter, insanity, drama and suspense. As you view the passing of world events through the sometimes zany but always fun life of Craig Marlatt, you’ll roar with laughter, blush with embarrassment and sigh with relief as
Time and Chance
By Richard F. Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Time and Chance is the business autobiography of Richard F. Challis, covering his life from when he was 15 and became a management aprentice until he was 36 and was his company's area sales manager for the north of England. The author describes the cutthroat politics of the office.
To Live Or Maybe Not
By Gary Revel
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is my first memoir and may be my last; only time will tell. I was born in Florala, Alabama. My mother and father divorced when I was 5. Music became a friend and I formed a band when I was 15. After graduation from Holmes Country High School in Bonifay, Florida I enlisted in the United States Navy. My Honorable Discharge came and Hollywood, California called, then New York, Memphis, and more.
Dmd Life art & me
By Ian Griffiths
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I'm Ian Griffiths this is the chronicle of the first twenty five years of my life living with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a muscle wasting disease. Read through as my ability to walk disappears, as my breathing deteriorates, as my heart fails and as I become paralysed. Despite all the ventilators and mini tracheotomies I've still got my positivity and read how digital art entered my life.
Specks of Happiness
By Keerti Garg
Price: Free! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Specks of happiness' is about the remarkable moments of joy in our everyday life. We all experience them but often tend to bypass them.I am sharing some of these moments from my life.If after reading my stories, you are able to recognize the specks of ecstasy in your life, the purpose of my book would be served
Then Came Cancer: A Love Story
By C Richard Cotton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Terri Cotton was diagnosed with leukemia, it took over her life and her marriage. Practically newlyweds, she and husband dealt with the devastating news that Terri might have few years left. It morphed into a more deadly form of cancer; they began a quest endured only with humor.This story of Terri's journey and her death is also the story of her life, and the story of love.
An All American Boy
By Sam Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by XSG Media. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A screenplay documenting Sam Edwards' Army life in the 1950s, where he falls in love, parachutes for the Army and almost faces federal criminal charges for deeds conducted while serving his country.
Way Out There: Lyrical Essays
By Michael Daley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These insightful essays are gathered from Daley's years traveling, working, writing, and finding his way in America's far west and beyond. With lyric grace and disarming honesty, he captures the optimism, experimentation and self-discovery that marked the 1970s and 80s. Traversing the shifting ground between meditation and memoir, Daley offers a unique take on our time and culture
Compilation Of The Life Of Angel
By Angel Davila
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
These are poems I wrote in High School. I was what people now days call emo or scene or what ever. I was just going through a hard time, learning about life.And there will be more poems to come a whole lot more.
The Pinball Theory
By Howard McKay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Wright Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the story of a British man who overcame difficult early years to enjoy a successful engineering career in Asia. Following divorce, he also developed a successful bar and restaurant business. He was also a keen amateur sportsman, musician and singer. He now lives in the Philippines.
Growing Up And Living To Tell About It
By Patrick Triplett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A humorous and nostalgic look back at a boy growing up in the fifties and learning about life, love, sex, religion and other mysteries
The Nixons: A Family Portrait
By Karen Olson
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 139,410. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The complexity of Richard Milhous Nixon is legendary. This book unravels some parts of the mystery with a portrait of the 37th President’s ancestral roots and family life that manages to combine fraternal loyalty with human fascination.
7 Temples to Bill Gates
By Lenny Everson
Price: Free! Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of a man who made seven temples dedicated to Bill Gates.
When Angels Travel
By Richard F. Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Angels Travel is a fictionalized account of the international business travels of Richard F. Challis during the 1960's. It starts with his visit to Moscow. He visited many countries in 4 continents. His style is very personal and easily readable. This story follows on from his business autobiography, "Time and Chance".
The Good Samaritan
By @1Rebone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two young boys hitch-hiking one evening gave the driver who stopped to help them a terrifying experience. Their mission was to hijack the car and kill the driver.
Following the Whispers
By Karen Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Karen Walker seemed to always have known that the whispers were there – the confidence and courage to heed them, however, were her lifetime journey.
Full Time & Sub-Nine: Fitting Iron Distance Training into Everyday Life
By David Glover
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Whether you’re training to finish a triathlon or just looking for an inspirational story, Full Time & Sub-Nine - written by triathlete, Naval Academy graduate, submarine officer, Eagle Scout and cancer survivor David Glover - will help you find the balance and inspiration in your own life with endurance sports or with any other passion you might have.
Ranting of a Psychic Grandmother
By Iris Barratt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
An astute visionary grandmother has psychic visitations from indigenous grandmothers who mirror her outrage at the problems facing today’s children. After feeling inspired and haunted to somehow be part of the solution for today’s children and families and address the dire needs and consequences of a society out of touch with its tribal roots, this grandma gets creative.
Under My Roof -- A Mother's Story of the Heinous Crime of Incest--Second Edition
By Emalou King
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Second Edition with Reader Conversation Guide and new Intro. It was midnight in her hell and, without realizing it, she just destroyed all the evidence...Under My Roof is a memoir written through the eyes of a mother, an RN, who discovers the terrible crime of incest has been perpetrated in her own home. This story is a mother's personal triumphant journey of discovery, tragedy, pain and healing