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The Road Less Travelled
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the epic tale of a real-life journey that began by mistake way back last century in a quiet European backwater, spanning three continents in a largely unexpected fashion: a fifty-year walk. It includes triumphs, adventure, excitement and dissappointments, heart-rending losses, love, death, discovery, wonderment and hope. Retrace the journey as you too wander along The Road Less Travelled.
Escape to an Orphanage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the early 1940s a family is embroiled in scandal and a boy’s life turned upside down when his Orthodox Jewish mother leaves his father for her lesbian lover and becomes a Pentecostal Christian. Cruelly abused at the hands of his mother's sadistic lover, he is returned to a father who no longer wants him. Rejected by both his parents, he finds acceptance and dignity in an orphanage.
From A Caregiver's Point Of View
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Series: For One Night Only, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For it is in giving that we receive ... A slowly evolving spiritual quest takes the narrator of From a Caregiver's Point of View to a multitude of intentional communities over a roughly twenty year period, beginning in Glasgow, Scotland and culminating in Jacksonville, Florida. What does he learn from these experiences and how does his search impact the lives of the people he interacts with?
Exodus
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 228,590. Language: Russian. Published: May 20, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
No, three years old Jakob Shrottke from the german village Gussaren on Volga, did not open the gates of Moscow for Hitler in June 1941, and it was unfair to punish the entire population of Volga republic of the Russian Germans for this terrible NKVD slander, along with August Bauer, who was evicted from his home and deported to Kazakhstan prairies, in September 1941 to dig a hole next to the fami
Jimmy Kimmel: Late Night Funny Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jimmy Kimmel was born in Brooklyn, New York, on November 13, 1967. In 1997, Kimmel made the leap from radio to TV, as host of the game show Win Ben Stein's Money. 2 years later on, he established a production company called Jackhole Industries. As soon as he had numerous favorite programs under his belt, ABC showed an interest in him as a potential late evening host.
THE KING OF GOOD TIMES
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Dr. Vijay Mallya is a successful businessman who transformed his father's hundred-million dollar company into a multi-billion dollar global empire. Read this book to find out how he did it.
Mum Is In Charge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
‘Mum is in Charge' by John O'Neill In ‘Mum is in Charge', John O'Neill takes us back to his adolescent years during the dark and difficult times of the Second World War. The youngest of four children, he describes his wartime experiences and marvels at the way his mother held the family together and ran a Guesthouse in those turbulent times. From the horrors of being trapped in an air raid
Autobiography of an Unknown Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of one man's life from his birth in war torn England in 1941, emigration to Namibia in 1951, school and University in Namibia and South Africa, creation of a major construction company during the Border War in Namibia, the company's collapse under apartheid and its effect on his family, making a new start as a contracts manager in the Far and Middle East and his retirement to Thailand.
JobJoy: Finding Your Right Work Through the Power of Your Personal Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,800. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I want to show you that there is another way to approach your career. You don’t need to roll the dice and gamble away your life force. We can approach career choice systematically, with deliberate intentions to make the most of our talents and motivations. The clues are in your own story! Learn how to mine it for golden nuggets that reveal where to work and what to do there--jobjoy for life!
Whisper of Truth
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in 1918, Mary joined the Special Operations Executive at the outbreak of the Second World War, meeting Sir Winston Churchill and dealing with top-secret documents. She went on to carry out vital work preparing undercover agents for dangerous missions in France. After the war Mary married a member of a prominent family of French architects and spent most of the rest of her life in France.
So Far
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,890. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up the fifth child in a family scarred by an abusive father and a mentally unstable mother, Cristina Negrón feels scared, worthless, powerless, and alone. All that begins to change when she discovers running, until she considers herself “the most normal person on the planet.” That is, until one terrible day when the mental illness that destroyed her mother and sister targets her, too.
My China Eye
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,690. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The final work of Israel Epstein (1915-2005), one of the very few Westerners to experience the Chinese Communist Revolution firsthand, from its earliest days to the highest levels of power.
Mended: Thoughts on Fear, Love, and Leaps of Faith
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
A collection of inspirational essays about anxiety, depression, faith, and God.
Signature with Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Based on the true story of Mustapha, Salima and the cats that had entered their lives
Tales of the Siren: A StarbucksMelody
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,960. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stories of one woman's adventures with Starbucks, living in the backyard of their headquarters in Seattle. Get a peek behind the doors of the corporate headquarters of the world's most recognizable coffee brand. Customers, baristas, and top executives Howard Schultz and Cliff Burrows come together in delightful stories of leadership and coffee passion.
A Long Time Ago: Growing up with and out of Star Wars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the summer of 1977, sitting in the back seat of a borrowed station wagon at the only drive-in in town, Gib van Ert saw the first ninety minutes of a film that changed his world—and the world in general—forever. Then he fell asleep. So began a torrid thirty-five-year love affair with Star Wars, complete with infatuation, lust, devotion, jealousy, betrayal, despair, separation and reconciliation.
Mourning Has Broken
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Giving herself a year of mourning after her sister's untimely death, the author goes about her life as memories and myriads of emotions assail her. Through it all, she explores the meaning of life and the changing of her beliefs, taking the reader through a journey of sorrow, grief, regret, joy and hope.
Bastard Windows
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From a difficult upbringing of verbal and physical abuse from his father, two nervous breakdowns, four years of post-traumatic stress, two suicide attempts, his life raped in all aspects from the confines of controlled religion, Bastard Windows is the true life story of Reverend Stu Strang on his healing 99-days through Europe to live love. Packed with heart warming confessions and unique humour.
Was it Worth It? Fifteen and Pregnant; before it was cool.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Poodles Doodles. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A short memoir of a teenage mom. The struggles, the mistakes, the joy and the tears. Fifteen and pregnant before it was made cool by MTV. Teenage pregnancy is anything but cool. It leaves you with a life that is harder than you think. Domestic violence, being a single mom, raising a boy to be a man with little to no life experience.
Soldierly Wisdom and Wits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A book compiled of 14 episodes based on real life happenings written by the author much after retirement from the armed forces.