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Goodbye, Mama by Susan A. Lewis
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Even though we knew she wasn't going to survive, Mama still managed to laugh those final months. Her strength showed through, her passion for life, her gift for the absurd but mostly the immense love she felt for everyone around her was truly overwhelming. Mama asked me to write her story and when she closed those green eyes for the last time...I kept my promise.
Early Memories - Poems of Childhood by Martin Litherland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
The poet of Richard III and Lost World now recounts his early memories with a linking narrative and many original photographs. Read of a magical trip to Cowdray Park; of life in an east Manchester manse; a schoolboy’s view of Jim Laker’s cricket Test; of his great uncle lost in no man’s land; and of other family members who died too young.
Author's Biography by Virginia Watkins
Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a short author biography, about the life and works of Virginia L. Watkins (AKA- Gin Lee). A Author who resides in Northeast Arkansas.
You Don’t Have To Settle For Second Best! A Life of Hope, Courage and Determination by Linda Pearl Ramnath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
My book is an inspirational story of hope, courage and determination. I write about my experiences as I grappled for seven long years with depression. I share some of the challenges we face as immigrants and how to overcome them. As you read my story, may you draw strength to help you overcome the challenges you face. You can rise again; you don’t have to settle for second best!
Rosalee Glass 100 Years of Wisdom To Guide You Thru Life's Ups and Downs by Lillian Glass
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
No one is better equipped to share the secrets she's learned during her past 10 decades than Rosalee Glass as she helps guide you through these uncertain times with her original sayings and words of wisdom. She shows us that it is never too late to live your life to the fullest.
18 Summer Holidays, 18 Years to Grow by Jane and James Franklin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On 15th May 1995 James was born ostensibly perfect in every way. It would be another seven years before he would be diagnosed with autism. Written for those who are undergoing a similar experience or for those attending to autistic children, Jane and James Franklin's account of the period from birth to his eighteenth birthday will make for valuable reading.
Bi-Polar Mania by Travis Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares what it is like to be on the manic side of Bi-Polar. Up all night and unable to sleep Travis wrote this book to help educate others on what Bi-Polar is like. When Travis is manic he can stay awake for a couple days at a time and do all kinds of energetic things. Then when the wall hits him and he crashes he falls into darkness and despair for several days at a time as he cycles out.
Autism at the Casino by Travis Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares how he made frequent visits to the casino to help him cope with autism. Travis thought he could get rich and pay everyone to like him and not worry about being socially awkward. His frequent trips to the casino only caused him more problems and landed him in a heap of trouble. He developed an addiction and a whole host of other problems from visiting the casino that he copes with.
Tent City: Stories from the Heart by Donna M. Kshir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tent City was destroyed by mayor Danny Jones in January 2016. Now, join Advocates and the residents of Tent City in Charleston, West Virginia share their personal stories of the aftermath of Tent City.
Recollections from the 9 Mile Peg by David Alexander
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: Australian English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author has drawn on his experiences of life on a dairy farm in the Waikato province in New Zealand through the ages of 9 to 16. There are four short stories entitled: "The Championship, Mick, Haymaking and College." David Alexander has 2 other works on Smashwords: "The Cavalry Lieutenant" and a short story, "Checkpoint Charlie."
Café et chocolat by Michele Laframboise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: Canadian French. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lors d'un voyage en train, une écrivaine observe deux chevaux bruns broutant dans une petit espace. Elle ignore tout de ces bêtes, mais elle s'y attache, les baptisant Café et Chocolat.
Third Party Voices by Travis Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis describes a life torn from reality where third party voices control you. They try to influence your ever decision and action. Auditory and visual hallucinations complicate his daily life and cause simple tasks like waking up and showering to be a hundred times more challenging for him than the average person. Travis shares his journey with schizophrenia and defeating the third-party voices.
Four Decades through Thick & Thin – Musings of a Diplomat Part 4 – A Lone Tree in Gujarat by N Sreenivasan
Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat. Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this fourth volume of the series that is an autobiography based on the author's forty years with the Indian Foreign Service and its predecessor, the British Indian Foreign Service, his sole India posting in the Region Passport Office, Gujarat during the years 1984-85 takes on a special significance, with fighting against corruption and thoughts on being selfless and committed in public service.
Grace & Moons: A Memoir by Roni Nicole Henderson & Khira Grace
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Grace and Moons chronicles the string of miracles that surrounded the filming of Roni Nicole Henderson's short film, Grace.
Towards Sanity by Joseph Pirrello
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
Joseph Pirrello was on his way to becoming a classical virtuoso on the piano when he experienced his first psychotic episode at the age of eighteen. Over the next decade and a half, he found himself struggling to maintain a façade of normalcy, while inside he slowly unravelled.
Prywatna historia by Piotr Tosz
Price: Free! Words: 15,460. Language: Polish. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Szczera opowieść Piotra Tosza o ostatnich 12 latach życia. Historia o wierze, miłości i nadziei, które zostały wypróbowane poprzez cierpienie, lęk i bezradność. Wielka radość kontra wielki smutek, życiowy sukces a bolesna porażka.
Анонимное послание души. Отрывки из мыслей. by Ilia Golovlev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: Russian. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Эта повесть написана чувствами, а не словами. Рассказанное здесь должно было остаться в мыслях и раствориться во времени, личным, потаённым дневником залечь в недрах памяти и сознания, но об этом невозможно больше молчать.
Jay Short Stories, Insights, and Lessons from a Life of Hope and Abundance by Jay Reed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Short stories that encapsulate a lifetime of hope and allow us to frolic in the warm pool of memories that are simpler times. Become immerse in a simpler state of mind, one that allows us to cry without regret, smile without guilt, and hope with complete abandon.