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A Hooker's Journal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hayley, a woman in her thirties who leaves her poorly paid office job to pursue a career in escorting under the illusion it would be more lucrative and exciting. As she falls further into the world of prostitution, she realizes the profession is not lucrative nor exciting but dangerous and addictive and to her horror, very hard to leave behind.
Take the money and run
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
small synopsis Joe Armstrong wasn't born a tough kid; quite to the contrary. Throughout his young life and subsequent schooling years he was humiliated by his peers and family and made to feel inadequate. Similar to many working-class kids Joe became involved in a series of high jinks and misdemeanors culminating in him serving a little jail time.
Šapat naših predaka
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: Bosnian. Published: September 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Ovo je saga o jednoj porodici koja je preživjela mnoge vijekove, progone, ratove i pad nekoliko država, a za to vrijeme dala nekoliko velikana. Ovo je priča o jednom vremenu koje nestaje i o precima čiji se snovi i nadanja prenose na nove generacije i koji preko nas i dalje žive.
This Faithful Book: A Diary from World War Two in the Netherlands
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,770. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
An ordinary task like grocery shopping becomes far from ordinary when there are warplanes roaring and diving overhead. From 1942 to 1945 Madzy Brender à Brandis recorded what life was like for herself and her two small children in the Netherlands during the German occupation.
Frida and Me: Art, and One Woman's Triumph Over PTSD
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 101,070. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by Columbine Publishing Group, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
In 1976 Nancy Weintraub was a rebellious teen who set out for Mexico, against her parents wishes, to study art and language. It was the adventure of a lifetime--until the bus crashed. Family, friends, doctors, and complete strangers battled to save her life. She appeared to be a miracle, but untreated PTSD nearly killed her. This is her true story.
A Midsummer Night Stream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This memoir is a thoughtful journey through a lifetime’s angling, from the earliest beginnings with bent pin and worm to success with big fish and experiences in later life as an angling writer. It is full of tales to thrill the angler’s blood, along with many entertaining stories of encounters with other fishermen, passions and frustrations that lie at the heart of angling.
Playing God: The Evolution of a Modern Surgeon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
What does it mean to be a doctor? “I am a doctor.” Every year, thousands of medical school graduates utter these four simple words. But as you will see in Playing God, earning an M.D. is just the first step to becoming a real physician.
El Pesimista Alegre
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: Spanish. Published: September 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
El autor asume el riesgo de disentir con alguien, aunque sea a la distancia, pero vale la pena el intentarlo. Este taxista pide la palabra y creo que posee el derecho de hacerlo.
Top Secret
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,200. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2019 by Malherbe Uitgewers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir translated from the Afrikaans "Uiters Geheim", by Kobus de Villiers, a South African engineer who worked on top secret projects. He recounts episodes in his life with a wry sense of humour, and older readers will recognize many of the references to childhood and growing up in the South Africa of that era.
Bronze Bloodline of The Phoenix
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true story about Raven Reese, an unwanted and unwelcomed little girl, born with unique abilities. She finds herself in positions that force her to make choices as her time is running out. With trepidation, she learns to fight for love, life and sheer survival, rising from the ashes of enemies like a Phoenix, to become victorious.
The King's Son
Price: $9.45 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2019 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Marie, Maria, Marcelle, May, Mary, Maggie … and the Duke of Windsor. The first of his many love affairs continued for nearly three years and resulted in the birth of a son in Paris in 1916 whilst on active service in France… and remained a closely held secret. This is the incredible true story of the only son of Edward VIII ‒ later to become the Duke of Windsor and marry Wallis Simpson!
Agent Innocent: How the Secret Service Changed My Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 2007, Melanie Lentz was one of the youngest female Secret Service agents ever hired. At twenty-two, she had no prior military or law enforcement experience, much less life experience. Her debut memoir chronicles her workplace adventures as they paralleled her personal life. She vulnerably addresses topics like eating disorders, depression, divorce, and learning to protect herself and others..
The Strange and the Usual
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Dora Wertheim was born in Vienna, Austria and grew up in the long-lost world of the 1920s and 1930s. When the Nazis took power, she made it to Israel where she became a pioneer in a kibbutz. In a uniquely engaging voice she tells her story that is sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, and always captivating.
Kickin' Out the Jams ~ The Purple Haze of My Crazy Daze in Radio ~ Revised Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A record spinner’s memoirs… The true story of the day-to-day, play-by-play adventures of a young, insecure, teenage wallflower, from a small Midwestern factory town, who dives head first in to the rabbit hole of psychedelia, flaxen, waxen, sex, drugs, and rock and roll.
Clashing Worlds - Diaries of a Psychopath
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This biographical book about psychopathic development and daily life problems is written by a psychoanalyst who worked with psychopaths for decades and published in international journals about this toppic.
The Chronicles of a Southern Black Alkhemist, Volume 1
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A honest, "mostly" non-fiction account of a young Black man's transformation triggered by personal failure & family trauma. In Volume 1 of this series, Kel, the central character of this story, recalls the circumstances that caused him to turn inward to find the REALNESS of life and what it means to not only be a Black Man, but a MELANATED MAN.
My So Called Crazy Life: A True Story of an Escaped Scientologist
Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 91,850. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Scientology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A church's lies, harassment, abuse, and deceit. A must-read true story of a girl who took a courageous stand against an empire. This is a true story of a second-generation Scientologist, born into the lifestyle and strict structure of this church, and the extreme harassment and abuse that followed the escape from this so-called religion.
My So Called "Crazy" Life: A True Story of an Escaped Scientologist
Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Scientology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A church's lies, harassment, abuse, and deceit. A must-read true story of a girl who took a courageous stand against an empire. This is a true story of a second-generation Scientologist, born into the lifestyle and strict structure of this church, and the extreme harassment and abuse that followed the escape from this so-called religion.
My View from the Blackened Rocks: A Woman's Battle for Equality and Respect in Canada's Mining Industry
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,940. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A daughter of a hard rock miner. Married at the age of sixteen. At nineteen, Cathy Mulroy was hired at mining giant Inco and became one of the first women to work there since the war years in a non-traditional job. In 1930, legislation stated it was too dangerous for women to do this work.
Behind the Bar-Room Door: Tales of a Publican's Wife
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2019 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Underworld characters, S P bookies, prostitutes, bikies, coppers, journos, footy players and salt-of-the-earth patrons. This publican's wife knew them all. Take a walk through her bar room door and read the extraordinary stories from forty years of owning and operating pubs in NSW, Australia.