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Washed by a Beach
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Washed by a Beach is the story of how a young teenage girl and her mother escaped the abuse they were going through from their father/husband and then went on to build a new life. It chronicles the struggles as well as the triumphs of starting over after leaving everything behind.
It Took Me a Lifetime to Be Twenty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Luciano Roccia. A man of many talents. Doctor, smuggler, soldier, lover, sailor, surgeon, game keeper and pioneer of acupuncture in the western world. A life of women, adventures and surgery. You will not be able to put this book down.
The Elephant Chaser's Daughter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When you are a female born into a poor Indian family, the odds are already stacked greatly against you. The human drama captured in this memoir is nothing short of amazing – the struggle between the two worlds of one’s existence. Written with raw honesty and grit, this is a deeply moving memoir of a young woman confronting her ‘untouchable’ status and her aspirations for a good future.
To Hell and Back: A Former Hells Angel’s Story of Recovery and Redemption
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A gripping portrait of a notorious Vancouver gangster and Hells Angels elite who descended into a life of homelessness and addiction, ultimately redeeming himself through award-winning youth advocacy.
Running With Ghosts: A Memoir of Surviving Childhood Cancer
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
Author Matt Tullis reminds us that surviving childhood cancer can be a challenge as formidable as fighting for your life—and more enduring. As an adult,he began to be haunted by the memories of all the friends and caregivers he’d left behind on the cancer ward of Akron Children’s Hospital and decided to seek them out. A beautiful true story about friendship, loss and closure.
Weak Bones, Strong Wills, The Stories of XLH
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hypophosphatemia causes our bones to be soft and our lives to be hard, but we are strong and resilient. We persevere, despite all the challenges. But if there's one thing that can slow us down, it's the lack of solid information about the real-life consequences of our rare medical condition. That's why we're here to tell the real stories of XLH and the people affected by it.
Weighing Things Up, Book Two
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like Bob Branco’s first book of essays, Weighing Things Up (2014), this book (his 5th) consists of more than 100 short, mainly conservative essays. Many of them were previously published in magazines or on a blog. The categories are general social issues, government and politics, blindness and disability, education, science and technology, employment, medical issues and concerns, and sports.
The Lost Intruder, the Search for a Missing Navy Jet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 1989, a U.S. Navy A-6 Intruder crashed off Whidbey Island, Washington. The Navy's search for the jet came up empty handed. Former Navy pilot Peter Hunt knew the lost Intruder well, as the jet came from his squadron; he had flown that aircraft. Hunt long imagined the thrill of finding the sunken A-6. In 2014 he struck out to find the missing A-6 while battling young onset Parkinson's disease.
The Great Escape: The Inside Story of the Dannemora Prison Escape
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Written in his own unique style, Author Paul “Doc” Gaccione covers his experiences as a prisoner in this maximum security facility during the time of the Danemora Prison Escape.
American Wage Slave
Price: Free! Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Wage Slave is mentally ill and physically ill, but his life is full of adventure. When he can work, he is relegated to soul-killing jobs that drive him deeper into depression, anxiety and insomnia. In spite of this, he survives and odd events follow him everywhere. His disastrous work record assures that his next job is usually more horrific than the last. But he carries on, fighting to live.
Stairlift to Heaven 3 - Almost There
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,110. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the latest volume of the Stairlift to Heaven series Terry Ravenscroft, his wife The Trouble, and his best friend Atkins are at it once more, growing older and even more disgracefully than ever.
Lincolns Missing Papers and Chair
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All my life I have been a hunter for the truth, which led me to investigate Abraham Lincoln's alleged assassinations chair. Yet as the facts were uncovered this book metamorphosized and took on a life of it's own and led me to the conclusion that Abraham Lincoln assassination chair claimed to be held at the Henry Ford Museum with 100% certainty is either deliberately or inadvertently misleading.
Boomhood: A Baby Boomer's Free-Range Childhood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Boomhood - A Baby Boomer's Free-Range Childhood" overviews generational memories created by common childhood experiences and historical events. It is a flash-back, whimsical and fun account of one baby-boomer's childhood.
Where the Straight Path Leads
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this autobiography, Arthur Propp guides the reader through the life of a German Jew from East Prussia from the end of the nineteenth to the middle of the twentieth century.
Time Machine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Utility Fog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From his love of music and the Trad Jazz scene of Hull, to unexpected cultural experiences and the joys and trials of travel. From the passé optimism of Tomorrow's World to the practical tribulations of reorganizing a life after divorce, ex-train conductor John Walford explores the wondrous and crazy experiences of a life well-lived, reflecting on his personal journey through time in concise but m
München 2012
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Targeted Individual's life in Munich described as a year long story at schools and the living places.
A Young WAAF Hitch Hikers Guide to England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In A Young WAAF Hitchhiker's Guide to England, hitchhiker and author, Elizabeth Hutchings, takes the reader through her diaries from 1945-1947, when she did a considerable amount of hitchhiking around England.
Keeping My Promise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It is one task to stand in front of a classroom and mechanically convey material required by a curriculum, but it is another job entirely to actually engage and connect with pupils of today’s youth.
A Peruvian Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,940. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Philip Jones left the rat race in the late ’90s. He has since gained a degree in English Law with Spanish Law and has pursued some charitable endeavours. One such venture led to him writing this unique insight into life in the Peruvian Andes. He flew to Peru in September 2009, expecting to assist in the construction of a soup kitchen in a shanty town in Lima on the behalf of a charity.
Coming Apart Together: Fragments from an Adoption
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Coming Apart Together recounts the stories that are necessarily part of any adoption and birth-parent reunion experience, and meditates on what those stories mean (or don’t mean). It is also an imaginative exploration of what it may feel like to adopt a child, to be an adopted child, and to give up a child for adoption.