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I Am, I Did Cora's Story by John Frederick
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is Cora's story. Born from a Japanese father and Filipino mother in the Philippines, surviving World War II, ending up in a prisoner of war camp on Leyte, surviving all the attempts to harm her and her family because of her Japanese/ Filipino background. It was here she was told her brother had been killed.
Twilight Zone Curse of the Stars Volume 2 Resigned to Drowning by Wayne Rollan Melton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,610. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Journalist Wayne Rollan Melton has chronicled 14 drowning deaths of "Twilight Zone" stars, their relatives and friends. This curse continues non-stop, an average of at least one new drowning every month ~ nearly a half century after the iconic TV series ended its initial run on CBS. As a result, all major stars refuse to work in any future "Twilight Zone" shows or films
FARFAR'S WAR (Grandfather's War) by Bjarne Christensen
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
A memoir of a young Danish boy's life during the WWII Nazi ocuupation of Denmark. It tells of a series of teen-age pranks the author and his friends played on the Gestapo and the German soldiers. It is, at the same time, hillarious and sad and depict both triumphs and tragedies of war, cruelty, and courage.
Viaggi Avventura by Billy Gomes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ci si unì una carovana che, viaggiando 1.500 chilometri a sud, raggiunse Medina e ha visitato la tomba del profeta Maometto. Poi si recò a La Mecca, dove ha completato il suo pellegrinaggio e ha preso il titolo di 'Haji'. Lasciò cadere l'idea di tornare a casa; dopo un mese trascorso alla Mecca, si unì a una grande carovana di pellegrini di ritorno in Iraq attraverso la penisola arabica.
Among The Spirits by Irene Allen-Block
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Glannant Ty Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Among The Spirits tells the story of Irene Allen-Block who discovered at a very early age that she wasn’t like the other children she played with while growing up in England -- she could see and communicate with spirits! This would lead Irene down a unique and sometimes lonely path of self discovery.
The Power Of Writing: Change Your Thinking, Become Creative As You Focus On Your Transformation. by Allick Delancy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ever since humankind was able to engage in the process of writing, we have been fascinated by the written word. Through this process, we able to communicate with each other; send and receive messages. Writing can also be used to make connections with the subconscious and conscious mind. This book focuses on how you can use the process of writing to plan your life and see your success.
Choose A Lane by Ken Reid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ken Reid was injured in a car accident in 1990 due to a drunk driver. The twist to his story is the drunk driver was his designated driver. Ken takes you through the accident, rehabilitation and shows the will power to succeed after such a traumatic accident.
An Abundance of Miracles:The Autobiography of Charles A. Cofield by Foraker Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
twenty-year old howard university student, charles cofield, watches people riot in the streets of washington d.c. they are anguished over the assassination of martin luther king in memphis, tennessee. hours later he falls from his dormitory bunk and his neck is severely injured. his life in that very instant is changed forever. his ather and mother pray and place Charles in god's hands.
Wang Yang - a memoir by Ryan Andrew Peters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Accompany Ryan, as he becomes familiar with the intricate Chinese culture and traditions. He makes his new home in Xi'an, one of the oldest cities in the new China. In days gone by, Xi'an marked the starting point of the Silk Road and is home to the majestic Terracotta Warriors. Wang Yang, a memoir follows the gripping story of Ryan Andrew Peters, an ESL teacher from South Africa.
Born to Fight by Steve Morgan
Price: $3.92 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Steve Morgan's life has indeed been a fight, against racism, loss, sabotaged dreams and – the hardest opponent of all – himself. Read about the lessons Steve learnt on the way, and why he believes that winning the fight of life can only be done when you make sure you have God in your corner.
The Esther Vice House by Wilma Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
During the Spring of 1929, a terrible accident changes the life course of Esther Clark, a young teacher in rural Indiana.
If You Fly... Don't Crash! by Charles Bailey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
“There are old pilots, and there are bold pilots, but there are no old bold pilots.” — W.W. Windstaff The author piloted Air Force heavy jets for over two decades, in peacetime and wartime. IF YOU FLY… DON’T CRASH! (Confessions of a White-knuckle Pilot) highlights some of the good, the bad, and the simply silly aspects of aviation experienced during his thousands of hours airborne.
Our House in Arusha by Sara Tucker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,870. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Love and suspense combine in this memoir about second chances set in northern Tanzania. Lynne Cox, author of Swimming to Antarctica, writes: "As I read Sara Tucker's compelling and beautifully written memoir, I found myself mulling over the courage it took to leave everything behind and begin a new life. It's a fantastic read and one of those stories that stay with you forever."
Entrepreneur of life by Evandro Landa, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author discovers eyes disease at age 15, makes 6 transplants 15 surgeries. Makes 2 jewelers for treason is donating widower children 15-17 years lug art another one in the first third administration production and engineering company by federal university UFJF form 15 employees help dozens of charities but betrayal jealousy becomes routine in your life but the unexpected comes. Carefully read.
Deception by Deb Myers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Deception takes us on a deaf girl's emotional journey. In this powerful theatre-of-the-mind memoir, Deb Myers examines the devastating consequences of the sexual abuse that followed her life. At sixteen, after a break up with her boyfriend, she reached out to a much older married teacher for emotional support. Their friendship crossed the line.
A Burmese Heart by Y.M.V. Han
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
A Burmese Heart is an engrossing account of surviving history as told through the eyes of Tinsa Maw-Naing: a former political prisoner, daughter of a Prime Minister and wife of guerrilla leader. It is also the story of a country and its people - revolutionaries, intellectuals, martyrs, innocent bystanders - who are perpetually caught in the violent cycles of politics, a history silenced until now.
The Diploma Nurse: Her Shining Day; Her Fading Touch by Jessie Glover Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
A memoir of the times when Diploma nurses were educated in Hospital schools of Nursing, amid controversy with the Nursing leaders, who believed this learning would be better in college settings. The author gives an historical insight to the way things were and how in her opinion, this diploma nurse was right for this time. Wilson was a diploma student herself, and also a nursing administrator.
БП. Между Прошлым и будущим. Книга вторая by Александр Половец
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 183,040. Language: Russian. Published: January 30, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Я листаю эту книгу не первый вечер под часами, идущими вспять. Я и сама – на мосту, взгорбленном над Настоящим. Вздыбленном поверх него. Но опоры- то моста – именно здесь, рядом со мной, с нами, в нашем сегодняшнем дне.
All I Had Was Your Birth Certificate by Lucy Cleary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a true-life story of a young mother's struggles, heartache and pain after losing her child. She was abandoned by both of her parents at a young age. She was deceived and betrayed by someone she trusted and thought was her friend.You have to read this heart-warming life changing story and experience a voyage that is one of the most exhilarating miraculous adventure.