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Auto-Biography Outline
By Linda Meckler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
GENERAL INFORMATION When following this outline below give a lot of facts and descriptions so the reader can follow you and understand your train of thought. Once you have given the reader a good beginning with following this outline, you can then broaden it into detail adding pictures along the way. If you do not want to type this information, you can have somebody ask you the
The Paragon Gang
By P. I. McKenzie
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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“The Paragon Gang” is the hilarious, touching and inspiring story of five happy kids in the fifties who dreamed of America. It recounts the lives of children growing up in a different era and the aspirations of an entire generation. Their hilarious adventures over 12 years leads them to adulthood but eventually of them one reaches their dream.
MAD MAN KNITTING or The Waiter and The Fly
By Gregory Patrick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A beer, a ballcap, and mad amounts of knitting infuse this story about one of Savannah's most colorful restaurants as it faces its decline. Colorful characters and unabashed prose make this memoir a supplement to those who enjoyed "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil."
Surprise Christmas Present
By Raymond Nye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My account of a surprise Christmas present that Frightened me,excited me.Challenged me. A dice with Death. Was it worth it. Yes I think it was. Would I do it again?,Yes I would.
Moved Out of Our Comfort Zone
By Phyllis Porter Dolislager
Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
We moved three times in twelve months! From Boynton Beach, Fl To Palm Beach, FL To West Palm Beach, FL To Townsend, TN From a 3-bedroom ranch to two condos to a log cabin--in the Smoky Mountains--with black bears as visitors. After 24 years in the same job, Ron changed jobs two times those 12 months. Ron’s sister also passed away, in Detroit, and he was the executor of her estate.
The Schepp Family Chronicles
By Frances Schepp Ruh
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fredrick Schepp stepped off a steamer in 1853 to seek his fortune on American soil. The dream led him and his mail-order bride to Kansas where their investment bought a piece of prairie that remains in the family to this day. Scattered to Nebraska and Oklahoma, Schepps live the American dream. But getting there, the family has experienced success, failure, wealth, poverty, kidnapping, and murder.
Bygones
By Alexander Kotlarevski
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 117,240. Language: Russian. Published: January 11, 2011 by Iouri Haller. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs of Alexander Aref'ev
Reflections along the Way
By Barry Bocchieri
Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bocchieri is an expert in the field of substance abuse and addiction. In this book he uses his unique ability of explaining complex psychological, philosophical, and spiritual concepts in clear, concise, and easy-to-understand language to describe how a person can succeed in his or her recovery. This is a more personal follow-up to his first book, Things That Work.
Odd Road to Kabul
By Patricia Keen-Diaz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This is the remarkable story of survival and a child’s unique ability to pull through a harrowing fourteen-year cycle of neglect and abuse.
Manhood From The Hood
By Bill Roddy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As I continue to navigate life as a mature man, I wonder: With all my efforts, am I truly leaving a vital legacy for the next male generation? Should I, could I do more? Or is my influence running out of strength and time? I’m just one man. Then again, so was my grandfather. So are millions of men throughout our land—grandfathers, fathers, uncles, brothers.
United Press Invades India: Memoirs of a Foreign Correspondent, 1944-1952
By John Hlavacek
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 127,900. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How does a Midwestern boy end up reporting world events from India for United Press? He comes by way of boat, after reporting from China during the Communist takeover. Such is the life story of John Hlavacek, correspondent for NBC and Time-Life. John left his career reporting from China to join United Press as a war correspondent. He reported world events from India from 1944-1952.
Letters Home: An American in China: 1939-1944
By John Hlavacek
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 101,380. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After graduating from Carleton College in Northfield, MN in 1939, John Hlavacek sailed to China to the Carleton-in-China Middle School in Fenchow, Shansi Province. As John describes it, many Midwesterners had little knowledge of China, other than famine, disease, and war. After weeks of training in Chinese in Peking, John traveled to the compound in what was then Japanese-occupied China.
Freelancing in Paradise:The Story of Two American Reporters Who Supported Their Family by Covering Turbulent Times in the Caribbean, 1958-1963
By John Hlavacek
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 129,890. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After living and working in India during the first years of their marriage, John and Pegge Hlavacek moved their children and Indian nanny to New York when John accepted a fellowship from the Council on Foreign Relations. When the fellowship ended, the Hlavaceks moved to Jamaica and supported the family by providing news and photography services to print, radio, and TV.
Journey to Freedom - Moroccan Stories
By Sascha von Bornheim
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 'Journey to Freedom - Moroccan Stories' Sascha von Bornheim tells of his childhood, which came to an abrupt end when his family -including his certifiably insane stepfather- moved from his native Germany to Rabat, Morocco. Adapting to life in the Muslim country with its unfamiliar customs and traditions was made almost unbearable by Sascha's mother and stepfather.
Bread From the Sky
By Marie McCarthy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,460. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How many cat heads do you have to eat before you acquire the characteristics of a cat? Why do you hang a snail shell in a tree? How do you get a curse removed? And who buried a gri-gri in the yard? These and other questions are answered in Bread From the Sky, a Peace Corps memoir.
(2004/11: Phil Duse versus the Tyranny of DoD/DOJ) and its Intelligence and Investigative Agencies
By Phillip M. Duse Sr.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,700. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A David vs Goliath story, this book is directed towards law-abiding people of the Western world, particularly teachers and students. It shares horrific experiences of its author who was forced to deal with and intellectually counter unlawful actions of U.S. Government and local investigative entities. They continue to perpetrate an amalgamation of ruse scenarios in attempts to harm him. Why?
Next of Kin
By Priscilla Lalisse-Jespersen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Every expatriate holds a special dread of an unexpected middle-of-the-night phone call. It usually means a loved one is gone and because of the distance, there's nothing the expat can do about it. American Priscilla Lalisse-Jespersen learned that lesson the hard way. Lalisse-Jespersen, author of the novel Stockdale, is back, this time with the account of losing her father while living in Paris.
My Billion Year Contract: Memoir of a Former Scientologist
By Nancy Many
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,990. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scientology seemed to be just what the author was looking for; a way to attain spiritual enlightenment. But after she joined the elite inner circle and signed a Billion Year contract she discovered a dark world of fanaticism. A shocking story of abuse, imprisonment, espionage, lies, mental torture and suicide- vital reading for anyone who wants to know what goes on behind Scientology’s curtain.
The Confession : Magazine Slave
By George V. Bush
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,510. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A behind the scenes tell all book about the corrupt magazine industry. What the magazine publishers do not want you to know. True stories of a young salesman that found a job that was worse than his abusive childhood. Trapped and living in a prison of his own accord since the age of seventeen.
A Decade of Fear
By Norma McCluskie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,220. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 by Red Willow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Chicago in the 1950s and1960s was a city riddled with crime. This is a true story of a young couple, Norma and Bernard, who owned a small tavern on the north side of Chicago. They unknowingly hire a hitman as bartender and end up crossing paths with Sam De Stefano, a man labeled as the worst torturer in the history of the United States. One day a holdup changed their lives forever.