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An Incredible Talent for Existing: A Writer's Story by Pamela Jane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From her vividly evoked existential childhood to writing her first children's book on a sugar high during a glucose tolerance test, Pamela Jane takes the reader along on a highly entertaining personal, political, and psychological adventure.
No Regrets, Mr. Hoover Part One by Joseph Webb
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by Courtney Bowen. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1950, Joseph Webb boarded a Washington D.C. bus to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the beginning of a two-decade career under J. Edgar Hoover in Nebraska and Texas. No Regrets, Mr. Hoover Part One vibrantly details the author’s first experiences as an FBI agent during the 1950s and 1960s from training to meeting Mr. Hoover, first assignments and gaining expertise.
Blond around the world ot I did it my way by Anna Lazareva
You set the price! Words: 112,870. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book was translated from Russian by the author, with no correction of native English speakers so pleace don't judge it too strict. This is the travel book of a girl who happened to wander decently on our planet. She describes what made her run away from the gray and gloomy reality.How she survived along the way with minimal financial base. And not just survived but enjoyed the life.
Right On Laurel Street: Another Westside Story by Jessica Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Jessica Smith, class clown of Santa Cruz High’s class of ’94, suffered multiple tragic losses after graduating. The most life-altering loss occurred the day Darryl Virostko won the 1st annual Mavericks contest. Here Smith shares the losses and lessons that restored her joy and will to live.
My Life with Dyslexia and other Shit... by Nicole Kiefer
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Words spelled right, but out of context don't make a story, they make a dictionary. Words assembled with sense, smarts and Imagination, but spelled wrong, still make a story. I’m Nicole Kiefer, I’m the author of two publishing house bestsellers in Germany and Waiting in the Wings here in North America, and I’m dyslexic. And this is my story! From miracle child to victim, to becoming an author.
The Scottish Ambassador, Learning How To Be Scottish in America by Aefa Mulholland
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bill Bryson with a Scottish accent. An ex-pat Scot travels the US, persuading bemused Americans to teach her things she never learned back home. As she Scottish country dances in Honolulu, attempts to play bagpipes in New Orleans and golfs for the first time on a rattlesnake-infested sand course in Arizona, she learns what it means to be Scottish, Scottish-American and at home so far from home.
La Venezuela de Marianto by María Antonieta Angarita Sergent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,090. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
La Venezuela de Marianto recoge el sentir y hacer de una mujer, madre, educadora y escritora venezolana nacida en Democracia en el año 1960. La escritora desliza su pluma en desahogo ante tanto sinsentido en su amado país desde la entrada del siglo XXI. Es la vivencia de la mujer venezolana de clase media que ha navegado entre la incertidumbre, la necesidad y la felicidad.
Memoirs: Life on the Farm for the Seven Jordan Sisters 1890 to 1919 by Ella P. Jordan Dale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016 by Carolyn Dale. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In thirty-one episodes that read like short stories, Ella P. Jordan Dale writes with charm and humor authentic to the era about the Jordan family's farm near Mount St. Helens from 1890 to 1919. Vivid details recount daily life and adventures, and accompanying essays place the farm and family within the pioneer history of Washington State.
Forget Me Not - A Bouquet of Stories, Thoughts and Memories by Giselle Roeder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A thousand ‘Forget-me-nots’ have lined my path. From adoption, babies, cancer, dating, depression, dogs, earthquake, escape, grandmas, kayaking, love, Olympics, politics, from superstition, war to weeping angels and many surprises in-between – these stories are part of me and part of the people who touched my life. They are independent of each other and surely incite discussion.
Death, Brooklyn, and the Gritty Side of Grace by Carolyn Gartner LMSW
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Death, Brooklyn, and the Gritty Side of Grace is a hospice social worker's journey through her internship in the wilds of Brooklyn. It weaves together various patients' stories and the lessons gleaned from them. She meets a man who dies in his family's living room with nowhere for the body to go; a middle-aged man who angrily, tenaciously fights death (and fights his hospice worker); a cancer pati
A Model Tells All by Ines C.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,600. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ines C., a fashion model who also loves to write, brings you an insider view of the fashion industry. With countless fashion shows and magazine covers under her belt, Ines tells all the glitter and the mud of an interesting and cutthroat industry. This book is the full picture of what it's really like to be a model and is more entertaining than watching the show from the first row!
The Life and Times of a Jaguar Apprentice by Adrian Bott
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
An actual snapshot in time of a Jaguar Apprentice's journey in the 1960's. Good life lessons for all youngsters are prevalent throughout the pages.
Noe Jordania: Mon Passe -Traduit et annoté par Christine Pagava Boulez by Redjeb Jordania
Price: Free! Words: 73,770. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Voici en traduction francaise les memoires tant attendues de Noe Jordania, premier president de Georgie, qui fut l'un des principaux acteurs de la longue lutte qui mena a l'effondrement de l'Empire Tsariste et l'Independence de la Georgie apres 115 d'occupation russe.
Recipes for Life: My Memories by Linda Evans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,880. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays
Linda Evans warmly and candidly serves up a delightful banquet that her Dynasty fans will truly savor. Complete with over 40 recipes, some handed down through generations, some taught by famous friends, some inspired by travels around the world, and still others from her winning appearance on Hell's Kitchen. Recipes for Life is a treasure trove of recipes of a life well-lived by a woman well-loved
How I Became an American Socialist by Garry Leech
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016 by Misfit Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Garry Leech takes the reader on an exciting and thought-provoking journey from Britain to the US to Colombia to the Amazon and to Cuba that challenges many of the beliefs he had grown up with. No longer able to ignore the many injustices he has witnessed over the years, Leech concludes that socialism offers us our only hope to achieve a more compassionate, democratic and sustainable world.
Stable Relation: A Memoir of One Woman's Spirited Journey Home, by Way of the Barn. by Anna Blake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
When most women go through a midlife crisis, they start a diet, get plastic surgery, or have an affair. My life went to the dogs and horses and llamas, and did I mention happy hour with the goats? I took a leap of faith and crash-landed on a dilapidated farm on the windy prairie of Colorado. It’s my bittersweet midlife transition to a modern pioneer woman, building a different kind of family farm.
Office Hours: One Academic Life by H. N. Hirsch
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,320. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir that asks: what are colleges & universities really like? “This is the story of a serious scholar finding his vocation, his students and his gratifications, amidst the near-impossibility of such discoveries in higher education today. The writing is beautiful and the accounts of times, places and institutions are alternatively moving, penetrating and provocative.” —Wendy Brown, UC-Berkeley
The Story of Sunseed — And Other True Adventures by Terry Oftedal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,190. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Some may call this a love story. It's that and more: memoirs, a spiritual quest, and reflections on wisdom gained along the way. The Story of Sunseed is a quintessential journey of our time. It compels us to take a fresh look at today's world and everything we think we know about it. By the end we learn just as our world has been transformed over a lifetime, the same opportunity exists for us.
Shiny Hats or Rugged Cross? (Volume One: f.k.a. George Medeiros) by Zeinelde Jordan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,600. Language: American English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Atheist Libertarian (1987) conversion to Christian Libertarian (1998) Converted to Christian on basis of The Resurrection of Christ. Became a Resurrection Apologist (explains and defends The Resurrection) jordanconvertbooks.blogspot.com
When The Light Meets The Dark: A Journey Of Finding God And Forgiveness While Healing From Sexual Assault by Amy Pollpeter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Amy Pollpeter never thought she would be a victim of rape; but at the age of 16, she was raped by a former boyfriend. Even though she knew about rape, she always believed it happened to someone else. Not to someone like her. This is the story of her journey from brokenness as a victim to strength as a survivor. She hopes her story shines God’s light into the darkness of other hurting people.
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