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Surfer, Soldier, Outlaw, Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I sat straight up in bed, the sweat flowing from every pore in my shaking body. Terrified, looking around the darkened room, I could see my club jacket (colors) hanging from a hook on the wall. The nightmares and flashbacks had become more intense. So much so, that I dreaded to succumb to sleep. I reached under the pillow, pulled out my .45 caliber automatic and placed the barrel on my temple.
Chanel No 5
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Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Romanian girl struggles with her life in America
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three)
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Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.
Those Stories Untold: A Collection of Catastrophes
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Price: Free! Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It all began with mud and blood and unintended results, just as every childhood does. Deception crowded my parents’ relationship. Soon, the puzzle pieces of my existence sprouted legs and detached themselves, destroying the picture perfect family that every young child believes she has. I was left with an absent brother and an alcoholic mom. This is my story: fright, deception, beauty, reality.
No Dogs! No Cats! No Birds! No Fish! ...No Pets
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Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is an entertaining accounting of my experiences as a pet owner from childhood through parenthood. It will make you laugh, cry, gasp and shake your head at times.
The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting
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Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this short, tightly-written memoir, a family of adult siblings disintegrates when the aging mother who invested in holding the family together is no longer able to do so. In The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting, the family's "we love one another" façade which had “worked” for a long time crumbles, showing inner workings that were badly in need of fixing.
Practical Magic
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Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
The First Trip (A Free Short Story)
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Series: George Brown Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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A humorous short story about a young man, George Brown, taking his first LSD trip and the highs and lows he experiences from it.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts
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Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces a four-month journey in which I trained for a 100 mile cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to our Little Man. He received 12 of these shots in two months.
The Shattered Dream; Love Story and Passage to America
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You set the price! Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Shattered Dream is a memoir of a young man in love during his passage to America. It's a rainbow of emotions; joy, ecstasy, apprehension, anger, and disappointment. A primer of an immigrant coming to America as a graduate student and taking root in his newly adopted land.
Type-II: Memories Of My First House
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Series: Boy From Chandigarh, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,500. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was a small house, a Type-II house. In summer it was a hot house, in winter it was a cold house, its walls were always blue with seepage and its taps were mostly dry. Yet, I loved that house on the top floor of a leafy government campus in Chandigarh. It was the house to which my parents brought me when I was a day old. And I spent all my childhood, adolescence and teenage in it.
American Slave
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You set the price! Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deep in the troubled South one man struggles for freedom, for dignity, and respect.
The Phoenix of Hotel Freds
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Price: Free! Words: 54,590. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether the resurrection of this unique phoenix can also lead ultimately to his redemption hangs in the balance, and five diversely memorable women have big says in the pitched battle for the soul of Mateo Marquez. It is his distinctive voice we hear throughout, in its insistent allusions, over-the-top tropes, and strangely endearing raunchiness—two parts wise guy and one part pure sage.
Things My Kids Have Said and Done That Have Amused Me
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Price: Free! Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A lightly edited treasury of quotes, anecdotes, and other memories of a family that always makes me, and I hear others, smile.
Between Two Lands
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Price: Free! Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All my thoughts are written in this short book. I want to help people to believe in themselves, to stand up for what they believe in, and not let people step all over them. Each person is a unique creature, given life by God, and created to serve a purpose. He has molded each and everyone one of us.
Growing up on Eddie's Island
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Price: Free! Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This autobiography is of my experiences in the wilderness of Canada as I was growing up. This was a time before cellphones and the internet. We lived and worked much like our ancestors did prior to the modern technological development.
L'Astore gentile
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Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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.
Little Bottles
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Price: Free! Words: 104,710. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir of a period in my life dealing with alcohol and drug addiction
Walking blind
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Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An auto-biography (mixture of fiction and non-fiction) of a man who suffered for a long time depression and how he is walking through all that with one idea: To survive and to move on. A dedicatory to all whom suffer depression for some reason in this world.
Drive away
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Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of an experience of love: It’s a real story, involving a travel for love to South Africa, she - Mikaela Frances Keen -, me, in Stellenbosch the town, in Cape Town the city, and finally unhappily the trip I made that become into my worst emotional distress of my life in my own land afterwards.