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Passing for Normal: Memoirs of a Cult Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In Passing for Normal Carl invites you into the mind of an unwitting cult member. With a series of short stories and scenes, he takes you on a journey through the early years of that child’s life, from birth to escape. The point of view ages with the boy, giving the reader a candid insight into what life was really like in the 1980s and 90s as a second-generation member of The Family International
Immaculate Misconceptions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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This book is an amusing (and often serious) memoir of life growing up in Catholic grade and high school. The designation, "Immaculate Misconceptions," applies to the simplistic explanations, half-truths, canonical misinterpretations, and outright disinformation received from the author’s teachers who sought to inscribe their version of the world on his young mind.
Alfred John North: In Justice and Fairness to Myself
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
Alfred John North was one of Australia's pioneer ornithologists. He was the author of Nests and Eggs of Birds Found Breeding in Australia and Tasmania (1901-1914), which remains a standard reference work today. While often maligned by his critics, the discovery of North's diary and private papers show him to have been a scientist of the highest calibre.
Bib Overalls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author Ken Cannon remembers a childhood summer in 1936, in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
Madonna: Fighting Her Fade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Madonna: Fighting Her Fade" is a compelling, contemporary, first-of-its kind work from international bestselling author and former E! Entertainment Television host Michael Essany. This provocative and completely authorized work explores Madonna's alleged transition from modern pop superstar to an aging diva who is purportedly resorting to outlandish and desperate stage antics to remain relevant.
Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids!
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. Without him, there would be no iPad’s, iPhones, or Macbooks. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Benjamin Lundy's Last Walk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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One man’s story of the struggle to help end slavery. His life was an example to other abolitionists. Slaves came to him in the dark of the night to plead for help. Every waking moment his goal was before him. Anti-slavery societies used his ideas before the Civil War. Lundy was a mentor to many abolitionists.
Tales from Down Under 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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These are more stories from my past here in Australia, Day to Day living, and how strange some days can turn out. :-) Shela Dingo
Mining My Own Business Book 2 - Permit to Penetrate
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 2 - Permit to Penetrate, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working in admin to pay off his credit card debt. This is book two of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
Mining My Own Business Book 3 - How Do You Count Half a Finger?
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 3 - How Do You Count Half a Finger?, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working to pay off his credit card debt. This is book three of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
Mining My Own Business Book 4 - Tales of Sex, Gambling and Booze
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 4 - Tales of Sex, Gambling and Booze, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working to pay off his credit card debt. This is book four of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
Rusty Woomer's Journey From Death to Life
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This is an adaptation, by permission, from a chapter in Charles Colson's book, THE BODY. It is the true story of two men's salvation and their intertwining lives. It has been prepared to be effective in Jail / Prison ministry, and contains a tract written by Rev. Thomas L. Shelton. Proceeds go directly toward printing for donation to prison ministries.
Charles C. Ryrie: The Man, His Ministry, and His Method
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Systematic
Charles C. Ryrie is one of the most influential theologians of the 20th century, and this book is dedicated to investigating his life and writings. It examines the formative years of Ryrie’s childhood, his education, and the influential figures in his life. It surveys the important roles in which Ryrie ministered, and concludes with a description of the theological method he employed.
Heartland Verses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs, stories, and poems from the heart of Clara A. Bastien Treat, one of America’s Rosie-the-Riveters. About the author - Clara Treat was a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a well-known antique dealer, inventor, and WWII Rosie-the-Riveter. Her writing was inspired by love of family, freedom, and country. She passed away in 2010.