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Surfer, Soldier, Outlaw, Saint
Price: Free! Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: 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.
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three)
Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
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
Price: Free! Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: 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.
The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
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.
A Slick Life
You set the price! Words: 78,370. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
A vivid glimpse of India during and soon after its independence viewed from the observant lens of an oilman from Dehra Dun, India. An enjoyable recollection of the sepia days and how the oil industry grew in the country.
Practical Magic
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts
Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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.
Humorous Incidents in My Life
Price: Free! Words: 14,520. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of shorts written by a man with many experiences and stories to share! Mario has lived a full life, filled with wit, humor, and insight. Read his stories and let him make you laugh!
The Shattered Dream; Love Story and Passage to America
You set the price! Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: 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
Series: Boy From Chandigarh, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,500. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: 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
You set the price! Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deep in the troubled South one man struggles for freedom, for dignity, and respect.
The Phoenix of Hotel Freds
Price: Free! Words: 54,590. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: 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.
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.
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.
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.
Definition
Price: Free! Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The experience of life is hard to define. Patrick Anderson Jr. does just that in these five intriguing essays, bringing us along with him on his journeys through Florida. From the tragic death of a friend, to how basketball's helped shape his life, to his struggles with love and intimacy, Anderson takes us into the mind of a boy becoming a man in post-9/11 America, struggling to define who he is.
Just A Passing Through
Price: Free! Words: 23,630. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography to portray the life of a farm boy growing up in western Oklahoma, covering the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl and the transition from the horse-and-buggy days into modern Agriculture.
No-One Famous
Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Born in 1972, Ton-Teg, Wales. I went unnoticed to most of the known world but I made my mark on so many people like they did with me. Here are some of my favorite memories from some of the best times of my life. I hope you enjoy.