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L'Astore gentile
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Un diario di gioventù, la ricerca di sè stesso attraverso la gratuità dell'amore, i migliori anni della giovinezza sacrificati per aiutare un amore non corrisposto. La felicità scoperta dietro le sofferenze del cuore. La Speranza eterna cresciuta giorno per giorno fra di una vita forse mai vissuta appieno: questo è l'Astore gentile, da un'antica leggenda alla quotidiana realtà.
Me and Ellan Vannin: A Wartime Childhood on the Isle of Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Eyelevel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A moving story of how one city child adapted to the enormous changes that the second world war brought, and how a rural life on the Isle of Man eventually became the very epitome of 'home'.
Love Life, with Parrots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,010. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Men come and go; parrots are forever. A woman struggles with loss, feelings of inadequacy, and a head injury while looking for her life partner in all the wrong places. As the number of birds in her life increases, so do the complications and delights. In this heart-lifting tale of love and redemption, the birds impact the author all out of proportion to their combined one-pound weight.
A Hot Time in the Cold War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
The author describes what it was like living in the American Embassy in Moscow, USSR, from 1967-68 in the middle of the Cold War. He was a staff sergeant in the Defense Intelligence Agency who was also the part time editor of TWIM (This Week in Moscow) the only free press in the USSR.
Paris je t'aime
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: French. Published: November 24, 2014 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
Cesse-t-on jamais d’être de son village ? En « vingt arrondissements et deux rives de fleuve », Colette a cherché à retrouver à Paris sa province perdue, un village en somme avec ses autochtones, ses habitants anonymes ou illustres (Cocteau, Bérard, Bove etc.), ses lieux de rencontres, ses boutiques et ses restaurants (le Grand Véfour).
Behind Sight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,000. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"Behind Sight" is a #1 best selling true story about a young man who lost everything when a drunk driver swerved into his lane killing his best friend. Billy's mangled body eventually healed, but his mind and spirit were lost somewhere in the pile of wreckage. Billy Garrett draws you into a deeply moving story of how the power of relentless perseverance can draw hope from devastation and loss.
A Real Apprentice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Retired Aircraft Engineer progressed from apprentice to Planning, Production Engineer to Senior Prod: Engineer, following 5 year diversion into Traffic Management. From early retirement became a sub contract consultant using engineering experience in Space Engineering, Aircraft, Nuclear. During the cold war I traveled East & West Germany, Czechoslovakia, France, Belgium, Ardenne by motorcycle.
El Aroma del Mastranto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,830. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Narración hecha a través de cartas a una amiga, de un viaje realizado por una niña de doce años desde España a Venezuela durante el verano del año 2.012
Oh! What An Outback Show!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
True stories from Outback Australia. Tales of swimming cattle across flooded rivers, dodging saltwater crocodiles, hunting feral pigs, droving trips over wild country, catching scrub bulls, brave and loyal dogs, country racing capers and other mishaps, adventures and misdemeanors of young men in the wild untamed Gulf Country of Australia of not so long ago.
Talk in the Reading Room
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The first poet laureate of the Silicon Valley meditates on the meaning and mystery of memory, looking back on his childhood as the son of a chauffeur in New York and his college days in Eastern Kentucky. This is an insightful and often funny memoir from a member of the last generation to grow up without TV or coed dormitories.
Written While I Still Remember
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
"Written While I Still Remember" is a history of the times, as well as a personal portrait composed during the last thirty years. This is a collection of sometimes true stories and poems that can be enjoyed by anyone.
Little Girl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Chyna Sallier. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction
As a disciple of Christ Journey has faced many challenges in her life, as all do face in many stages in their lives. Journey looks back on her struggles, she looks back on her failures, and she looks back on her victories.
Freshet
Price: Free! Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This story is about mid-life change. Eva Nilsson returns to college and lives on a small boat in the city. She shares her stories about the metamorphosis into the second half of a meaningful life.
Inadmissible
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,840. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A penniless immigrant comes to the U.S. in pursuit of a world-class education. He works hard, earns a Ph.D. from one of America's top universities and becomes a professor. That may sound like a tale of perseverance, but the story also includes prison, a ban from entering the United States, and triumph.
Residual Trace: The Taleworthy Catastrophes of a Thrillseeking Child
Price: Free! Words: 107,150. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
This collection of loosely autobiographical short stories, essays, and recipes reflects on human diversity and the effects of a thrillseeking childhood on an adult's personality.
Inner Peace ... It Isn't Out There!
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everyone who has/had a manipulative, controlling, emotionally abusive mother will relate! Everyone who has been indoctrinated by fundamentalist religious values will relate! Dena Stewart’s tale of familial un-bliss resonates with an amusing and conversely, cringe-worthy tone. A story that is soul-shaking and inspiring.
Los Crónicos del Número 12/Viajes de Familia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: Spanish. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La historia de una familia de 14 hermanos y sus padres--como sobreviven y adaptan a través de los tiempos tumultuosos de la Revolución Mexicana, La Gran Depresión, las minas de Arizona, trabajos de campo en California, y finalmente construcción de casas en Mexicali, México.
Navigating the Journey: Our Journey to and Beyond the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,730. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was the first megachurch known for its Kingdom theology, excellent musical expressions, dramatic presentations, integrated congregation, and its massive neo-gothic sanctuary called the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit. Since the death of its founder, Earl Paulk, amidst public scandal and financial insolvency, the authors remained a part of the ministry until its end. This is their record.
An Undesirable Element
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by First Draft Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An incredible story of a relentless educator named Sharif Fayez. Born in Herat, he bore witness to the Communist invasion of 1979, the Iranian revolution and life as a refugee. A prominent voice against the Taliban, he returned to Afghanistan after 2001. As Minister of Higher Education he overhauled the Afghan education system, and restored co-education to the country.
Rollercoaster: How a Man Can Survive His Partner’s Breast Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Rollercoaster ” is a comprehensive memoir-chronicle and guide to up-to-the-minute scientific research, meds and where to get help. It shows how Nancy Fox and her husband Woody Weingarten coped with breast cancer, its treatments and its aftermath — and how you can as well.