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April 27, 2011 Alabama Tornado Outbreak - A Short Story of Survival
Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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On April 27, 2011 sixty two tornadoes touched down in Alabama, seven of those in Limestone County alone. This is Jennifer Adair's story of survival from one of those seven tornadoes, a deadly EF5 that left a 132 mile path of destruction across Northern Alabama and Southern Tennessee.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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A boy navigates through a chaotic childhood while traveling throughout 1950s America with his restless parents. The author's encounters with strange landscapes, curious people, and dubious caretakers dangle lessons he must choose or discard. He is swept toward an emotional chasm that threatens to swallow and imprison him forever, and he must decipher secrets in a local pond to secure his future.
You Might As Well Be Singing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musical Memoir - A retired couple's singing career with different choral groups and orchestras, their favorite conductors, their favorite music, and their unusual experiences.
Chronicles of a Norfolk Farmer: Contributions to the Daily Express, 1937-1939
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 2. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Covering Williamson's last months at Shallowford in Devon, the family's move to a derelict farm in North Norfolk in 1937, the difficulties encountered by a total beginner to farming – including the disastrous crash in the price of barley in 1938 – and the opening months of the Second World War, these 45 articles form a fascinating contemporary record of those times.
Tragedies and Triumph: The Story of a Quadriplegic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
True story of a man facing a devastating injury. Heartwarming and tragic.
Homestead on the Trask
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Nancy Maddux Thornton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
As the World enters the 20th century, a young boy and his widowed family survive...and thrive...in the primitive wilds of the Oregon Coast. Sometimes funny, sometimes sad, always enlightening, this is how our ancestors once lived. A vivid personal account, enriched by detailed ink sketches and photos by the author. Republished and distributed by Nancy Maddux Thornton, his daughter.
Caminar y Cavilar: Cuentos bajo el signo de la Cruz y a la sombra de la cruz gamada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,260. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Lejos de Metz y su familia y solo en España durante la Primera Guerra Mundial. Vivió la vorágine de la Guerra Civil de España, y cárceles y campos de Concentración en la Francia ocupada por los Nazis - hasta poder reunirse con su familia en Cuba después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
FREE?
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Screenplays » Biographical
This book is a short but powerful testimonial that will challenge all who reads it to re evaluate their definition of FREE. FREE? will encourage and empower you to rise above all the hurts and struggles that have caused you to live in bondage. You will walk away after reading this book asking yourself, "Am I FREE?" And at the same time, knowing how you can be!
Reginald F. Lewis Before TLC Beatrice: The Young Man Before The Billion-Dollar Empire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,610. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Following the 1987 leveraged buyout of Beatrice Foods, Reginald F. Lewis was solidly positioned as CEO of a billion dollar conglomerate and a major player on Wall Street. Still in his forties, with a personal fortune that placed him on the Forbes 400 list, this pioneering African American businessman had achieved unimaginable success without benefit of inherited wealth or family connections.
Gathering Flowers for the Master's Bouquet
Price: Free! Words: 30,290. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
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The True Story of One Woman’s Walk of Love
The Unauthorized Autobiography of W.B.: The War Years (1933-1945)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This memoir by Walter Bodlander, in his 90s, reflects on his odyssey as young German Jew in the 1930s fleeing to Switzerland, France, Palestine and returning to his native Germany as an officer in the US Army. The book explores some of the psychological adjustments of a boy, raised in a fully assimilated German family, coming to terms with his Jewish ancestry. Full of self reflection and humor.
Musikana, Women of Zimbabwe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Through the eyes of a young idealistic development worker Musikana journeys into post colonial Zimbabwe. From the demise of a young maid’s life, witnessing the harsh realities at a preschool for disabled children to sharing burgeoning dreams of two young teens, the author encounters the life of musikana, the young women of Zimbabwean.
All My Corners Of This World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,690. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One woman's tale of her family's round the world adventures. Starting in post war England travelling overland through Africa, living in Uganda prior to independence and on to New Zealand and, ultimately, Australia.
The Gift of One
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,860. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Joseph Samuels Messina lost a loved one fourteen years ago, and since that epiphany his participation in the international artistic and music world has flourished. The event triggered a natural affinity for the piano and for the creation of original works of a spiritual, meditative, and even a romantic nature.
Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat Part One - Persian Gulf
Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,080. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography capturing the early years of the author's experience-rich career in the Indian Foreign Service. Part One is a vivid narrative based in the British political residencies and agencies of the Persian Gulf of the 1940s.
That That Was, Was
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the life changing words, “My father died last night,” to the musings of a retired grandmother, That That Was, Was, will make you laugh, make you cry, make you remember. This collection of personal stories about life, love, and death motivates aspiring authors to write their own memoirs as a lasting legacy for future generations.
Born In 1924 My Granny's Journal
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
Journal of my Granny, written for me, before she died.
Blessed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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An amazing life. As a New Yorker brought up in the world of Broadway theater, the author, Burt Boyar, became a child radio actor in the late 1930’s, early 40’s. Then he became a caviar taster, a polo player, a widely syndicated Broadway columnist, close friend and biographer to Sammy Davis, Jr. with the worldwide Best Selling book, Yes I Can.
Bitter Oranges and Sweet Blossom
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by Pegasus Elliot Mackenzie Publishers Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When the opportunity arises to leave damp and dreary 1980s England, they would be foolish not to take it. So they do. Loaded up, complete with the family cat, the Yull family head off on an adventure to the South of France.
Memoirs of a Fighting Dog
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Educational
See the world of dog fighting through the dogs point of view as he shows you exactly what his life is about and what happens when fighters fail in the pit.