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The Oat Project - Release 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What happens when a 37 year-old, married, mother of three decides to sow 25 wild oats which her upbringing as a preacher’s daughter said would lead straight to hell? Over one summer, Jené Jackson found out. Join her in the first of these adventures: Marijuana. (“Drugs!”)
Confronted by Poverty on a 1st Mission Trip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
In 2001 I set out to visit my first undeveloped (third world) country. I had made friends with some guys from PNG and I really wanted to visit them. Well I was so confronted by the poverty and the struggle of daily life I became determined that I was going to help somehow.
Please Help Me Lift Something Heavy. Thank You!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
. . . Raw! Real! Righteous! Radioactive — and so readable! True Stories To Amuse And Inspire You. And Maybe Bring A Joyous Tear Or Two.
Ad Man: True Stories from the Golden Age of Advertising
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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With martini glass in hand, Ad Man rips the top off the Wheaties box and plucks the tail fins off the Caddy to tell the true story of what really went on in those offices high above Madison Avenue during the 1960s, the storied age of advertising.
9/11 Truther: The Fight for Peace, Justice and Accountability
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
9/11 Truther is the story about an everyday American who saw that something was wrong with what we were told about 9/11, and tried to do something about it.
Completely In Blue: Dispatches from the Edge of Insanity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,740. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Completely in Blue is a memoir of madness. It is a memoir of a complex madness compounded by addiction, passion, love and hate. But ultimately, it is a memoir about triumph over a chaotic life and mind. The story begins with a long-haired, slim and wild-eyed 18-year-old Chris standing in front of a stranger’s house with the guns of several police officers pointed squarely at his head.
The Sandy Creek Boys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This entertaining memoir contains nearly 100 stories about the Matney boys, four brothers who found inventive and rambunctious ways to have fun around the Big Sandy Creek. From the 1930s to the 1950s, these brothers and boyhood friends entertained each other, whether in or out of trouble. These stories range from intimate to hilarious to hair raising as the boys try to outdo each other.
The Road Less Travelled
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This is the epic tale of a real-life journey that began by mistake way back last century in a quiet European backwater, spanning three continents in a largely unexpected fashion: a fifty-year walk. It includes triumphs, adventure, excitement and dissappointments, heart-rending losses, love, death, discovery, wonderment and hope. Retrace the journey as you too wander along The Road Less Travelled.
The Story of Mary MacLane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Riverbend Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author was a 19-year-old girl from the raw, masculine mining town of Butte, Montana. With the publication of this book, Mary MacLane became an overnight sensation. She was called the ‘Wild Woman of Butte,’ a Bohemian, a radical, a feminist, a rebel. Although MacLane went on to write other books, none had the impact of this one, which remains a tour de force about life, love, and longing.
The Unfeeling Doctor Betwixt Birthing Babies: Poems About Love, Loss, and More Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story about a plucky emergency doctor giving birth to two healthy babies—and all the whacked-out stuff that happens in between. Death and disease stalk and smite my family; I'm trying to save lives in the ER and conceive another baby. Warning: this book is less about official doctor-ing and more about my unbalanced life (but funny! And plucky! Did I mention plucky?).
Spiritual Truth & Life Journeys: Biography of Don Kemp
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At 35 years old a normal midwestern man, barely literate, who grew up bouncing between two families, enduring poverty, rough farm life, grueling army experiences, and challenging medical ordeals, discovers he can talk with a dead Indian girl. Police detectives, politicians, corporate moguls, sports figures, socialites and celebrities consult with him, making him the most popular medium in Indiana.
China Tips (or a Blonde's Guide to Teaching in China)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Dapt'd. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
China Tips is Felicia Brings’ very amusing, useful, and brief compendium of practical advice to westerners who expect to travel or work in China.
Wretched, Pitiful, Poor, Blind and Naked
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I don't really know what to say about the book with the exception that the phenomenal chain of events occured just as I say they have. Never would I have ever imagined that I would have to share a story so personal and of such magnitude with the entire world. Wretched...tells of my highest highs and my lowest lows. - Gene Thornton
Fencing Out Rain
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
FENCING OUT RAIN is the true account of a young man growing up on a remote Colorado cattle and horse ranch without telephone, electricity, or in-door plumbing. Although he must leave the ranch and attend college before joining the corporate business world, he never loses his love for the high plains, wildlife, Indian artifacts, dramatic weather, and general beauty. This is his story.
The first berries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,640. Language: Russian. Published: February 12, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Реальная история жизни мальчика, впервые увидевшего другой мир после десяти лет жизни в сталинской ссылке. На фоне рассказов об арестах, жестоких допросах и пытках отца-финна, события первых дней свободы помогли понять, что в жизни у каждого человека, как тест на порядочность, есть своя «первая ягода»
The View from the Summit
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Melissa Bowersock. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Howard Munns (1911-2002) was a gifted self-taught artist. Born in a homesteader's sod hut on the barren plains of Montana, orphaned by the age of 17, his early life was tempered by poverty and hardship and annealed by the Great Depression. The View from the Summit is his story in his own words.
The Year My Mother Died
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scott portrays a year-long journey from the perspective of a palliative/hospice trained physician. The book is punctuated by nostalgia and quirky behavior and ultimately offers hope to those who grieve. Through humor and reflection, she finds a way to honor her mother's profound contribution to her life.
Letters from India 1932-1945
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,170. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Set against the backdrop of momentous world events, the letters--vivid, perceptive, compassionate,witty and informative--draw the reader into a world which remains forever fascinating.
A Difficult Passage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » American
Life on the Canadian prairies in the 1930s and 40s had special challenges. The Great Depression drove Fred Stone from early retirement back to the farm with his young wife and two sons: Fred Jr. and Stan. Poverty, vicious winds, blistering to frigid temperatures, and dust storms ravaged the prairies. Crops failed. Then came an unpredictable change in circumstances. Things got immeasurably worse!
My Life On The Ocean Waves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Douglas Freeman was in the Royal Navy from 1966 to 1976. Is this the funniest Royal Navy Auto-biography ever? Well my family and friends seem to think so. The people I loaned my book to said they were in stitches with all the funny stories I had to tell about my journeys around the world and "My Life On The Ocean Waves".