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Shrapnel Wounds: An Infantry Lieutenant’s Vietnam War Memoir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2019 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
SHRAPNEL WOUNDS is the combat memoir of Lieutenant Tom Crowley, an enthusiastic and highly trained U.S. Army enlistee and Officer Candidate School grad who enters combat in Vietnam in mid-1966.
Верьте в чудеса, или История о том, как я стала княжной
Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 75,990. Language: Russian. Published: October 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Emotions
Дочь, узнав после внезапной смерти матери тайну своего рождения, отправляется в Грузию на поиски своего биологического отца. Книга основана на реальной истории и рассказывает о потере близких и силе родственных связей, пережитых эмоциях и чувствах, сбывшихся и несбывшихся мечтах – в общем, о жизни самого обычного человека, пытающегося выполнить последнее желание матери и отыскать свои корни.
Licking Eyeballs and other strange ideas
Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 96,550. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Our tagline was 'first aid is boring' and we spent fifteen years proving it wrong all over the UK and abroad. Humour has always been at the forefront of our work, whether to entertain and educate or simply to cope. This collection explores some of our more unusual and funnier memories from a lifetime of treating and teaching all manner of people and in all manner of places.
Just a Shot Away: 1969 Revisited
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,710. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Just A Shot Away:69 Revisited is veteran author-journalist Kris Needs' highly-personal account of 1969 as he experienced it happening; from starting the year as a wide-eyed 14-year-old Rolling Stones/Hendrix nut and turning 15 the day Brian Jones died to becoming part of the UK's longest-running club and befriending its hottest new band.
Elton John: Fifty Years On: The Complete Guide to the Musical Genius of Elton John and Bernie Taupin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,360. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
A great companion to ME, Elton’s official autobiography! Elton John is as big as they come… the albums • the songs • the concerts • the musicals • the charities • the accolades • the costumes • the glasses • the music!
Rescue The Captors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,620. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2019 by Ransom Press International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Held at gunpoint deep in the jungle and with little else to occupy his time, Russell began to write. He told the story of his life and kept a record of his experience in the guerrilla camp. His "book" became a bridge to the men who held him and now serves as the basis for this incredible true story of how God's love penetrated a physical and ideological jungle.
A Passion for Cricket
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,830. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2019 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This book is important, because it is about you, the reader, the community cricketer, volunteer and supporter. I love the game. I hope you will enjoy my stories, analysis and coaching tips. You hold the ‘soul’ of cricket in your hands. Lachlan Stonehouse
Shane, Sheba and Sky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"The heart-wrenching, emotional story of how I adopted my three inspirational rescue dogs."
From Tundra to Tropics: Letters Home from a Canadian Nurse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,140. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
When Lois James graduated as a nurse in 1961, she yearned to travel and experience the world. At a time when Canadian women were increasingly breaking free of social constraints, the author found work helping others in distant corners of the globe.
The Invisible Mitzvah: Memoirs of a Ghostwriter
Price: Free! Words: 63,750. Language: Simple English. Published: October 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about how I saved Seattle from a giant spreading forest fire. By reading a book by a very evil man who found that he needed to be a good person and that was kept from him by circumstances beyond his control. He reminded me so much of my sister Connie, I couldn't help but falling in love with him. I'm a victim of my own sibling rivalry is all I can see.
Stealing Cinderella: How I Became an International Fugitive for Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage
Jennifer and I fell in love in a country where even sitting together brought angry stares, taunts, and threats. One day, her influential family doubted her story and had her followed. After days of hiding and violence, we abandoned everything and fled to Hong Kong, where our situation only became more dire.
Tales From a West Australian Cop- Revised Edition
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 129,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » General law
The following manuscript comprises sixty-four chapters of vignettes and anecdotal phenomena with which I was personally involved during my thirty-year career as a police officer in the Western Australia Police Force.
War Depression War: Part Two of a Family History 1901-1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,920. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships
The first part of the family history covered the author's ancestors through Australia's colonial period (1788-1900), The second part continues the story telling of the joys and tragedies of the two family lines through World War I, the Great Depression, to the end of the Second World War when the author's father built the family's first house in the Sydney suburb of Lane Cove.
Twentieth Century Music Writers - A Hyperlist
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 205,240. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
A hyperlist of over 14,000 composers, lyricists & songwriters from the twentieth century.
Someone Like Me… Of Difference and Anguish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 251,620. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2019 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Men's sexuality
This long book is about bullying. James’ basic thesis is that his life to age 16 is representative of many young people growing up; it is a period of growth in which he/they encounter many trials, tribulations and triumphs, in a society that is unable or unwilling to acknowledge these tribulations, and especially the sexuality of young people and the bullying they experience, and its effects.
Emergence
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Emergence: Book One of Eunice: Memoirs. Born on the isolated Eyre Peninsula of rugged Outback South Australia during World War II into a staunchly Methodist family, Eunice Neale grew up on the family farm. They were hard-working, stoic and opposed to alcohol, cigarettes, card games and even dancing. As a teenager, Eunice rebelled against what she saw as the precepts of a bygone age.
Riding The Big One - In The Wake of My Ancestors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Two heroes—one ancient, one modern—cast off their mundane existences for respective adventures on the high seas and high ways. Whether by Viking longship or tandem bicycle, Riding the Big One is a humorous and poignant tale of discovery, ancestry and transformation.
20 West
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Spanning six decades, from propeller-driven transport aircraft to composite, fly-by-wire and wide-body double-decker aircraft plucked from the pages of science fiction, 20 West charts the emotion, the physical experience, the joy and the anguish of flying.
The Unacceptable Face - a 21st century story of an itinerant career under apartheid, European socialism and disparate iterations of capitalism, laced with corporate politics and skullduggery.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 125,510. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
A Danish-born internationalist’s mid-20th century encounters with apartheid, socialism and iterations of capitalism on three continents during a career challenged by corporate and national politics. Some foes are engaged, others sidestepped. Immersion in disparate cultures spawns evolving beliefs and priorities, not always politically correct, just as traditional preconceptions are debunked.
A Mystical Autobio For Seers
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Biography / General
A mystical auto bio, very helpful to open minded and seeking Truth Seers.