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Finding Fred by Timothy Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Things change in an instant. One minute a family is whole, the next it is completely and irrevocably altered by tragedy. At the age of sixty-two, the author and his family come to grips with the loss of a father and its profound effect on the lives of his family though a set of remarkable circumstances.
Benjamin Lundy's Last Walk by Charlotte Lyter Mankin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Two Sides by Angela Hope
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Sometimes it helps to write things down, when I've done that I feel vindicated. But the pain comes back and makes me feel sick. Not physical pain more mental anguish.
You Don’t Have To Settle For Second Best! A Life of Hope, Courage and Determination by Linda Pearl Ramnath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
My book is an inspirational story of hope, courage and determination. I write about my experiences as I grappled for seven long years with depression. I share some of the challenges we face as immigrants and how to overcome them. As you read my story, may you draw strength to help you overcome the challenges you face. You can rise again; you don’t have to settle for second best!
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, The Warrior Princess of Deheubarth by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage(5.00 from 1 review)
Born in 1097, Princess Gwenllian's life changed forever when she fell in love with Prince Gruffydd ap Rhys, the beleaguered heir to Rhys ap Tewdur of Deheubarth. Together husband and wife fought for and ruled southern Wales, challenging the Norman Conquest of Wales and proving once and for all the nobility and courage of the Welsh people, a courage that endures across the centuries.
If Your Favorite Color Is Blue You Are An Extraterrestrial by Russell Granston
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens & UFOs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(5.00 from 1 review)
A true story, join Russell Granston as he has strange experiences with aliens and LSD. He seeks through his travels to understand these mystical experiences. After his experiences, Russell Granston can see chakras, accurately predict the future, and see people's thoughts. Investigating his connection with aliens, he realizes something strange and freaks out and writes this book.
North Oahu Awakens by Gordon Morse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
Limitless by Pablo De Leon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & self-esteem, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
You are the artist of your life. You can create the world any way you want and paint your life in the most beautiful fashion. Like an actor, you can build and craft the character you want, but it comes to life only if you believe that you are that character. You can roar louder than your circumstances. Unleash the lion within you and lead a Limitless life.
Sweet Sour Bitter by Janie Whitlock
Price: Free! Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
In Sweet Sour Bitter: A Tale of a Friendship, a Transplant, and a Lemonade Stand, lifelong friends tell their story of how an impending liver transplant shaped their lives. It’s a tale offered to readers with the hope of inspiring them to see the richness of their own stories, friendships, and lives.
You Are Not Us: An Essay by Shannon Barber by Shannon Barber
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color(5.00 from 1 review)
A short essay on telling Whiteness no from the perspective of a pained Black woman. Specifically about how White people talk about young people of color in the news, Trayvon Martin, Rachel Jeantal and Kiera Wilmot. Warning there is racialized language in this piece.
WaXXXed A Brazilian waxer bares all by Tamsin Ragusa
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty & fashion(5.00 from 1 review)
A first-hand amusing look at the Brazilian; a modern cultural phenomenon enjoyed by millions of people all around the globe. ‘Waxxxed is something of a how-to manual for aspiring salonista mixed with a memoir of the odder moments in a career most don’t want to know about but would like a peek into.
PhatPhat Memoirs the Series: Rent to Own by PhatPhat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
PhatPhat Memoirs the Series debuts with the first installment Rent to Own, one of many colorful real life experiences and adventures in the life of up and coming author PhatPhat. This read will leave you anxiously anticipating the next installment. Has PhatPhat found the love of her life? Is DaeWan the man of PhatPhat's dreams? Or is DaeWan too good to be true? You decide.
Ranting of a Psychic Grandmother by Iris Barratt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics(5.00 from 1 review)
An astute visionary grandmother has psychic visitations from indigenous grandmothers who mirror her outrage at the problems facing today’s children. After feeling inspired and haunted to somehow be part of the solution for today’s children and families and address the dire needs and consequences of a society out of touch with its tribal roots, this grandma gets creative.
Prisoner #12973 Thoughts and Reflections from Prison by George Martorano by George Martorano
You set the price! Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
The United States of America's Longest Prison Sentence, Life Sentence for First Time Non Violent Offense without possibility of parole and America's most prolific prison writer George Martorano Needs Your Help.
My Mother The Woman by Funmi Olutile
Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
My Mother,The woman is a memoir on the life and times of a loving mother as seen through the eyes of her daughter. It is set to keep you in suspense, laughing and shedding tears all at the same time. The true life story of a girl born in the early 50s, her marriage, family, friendships and business are all touched in this emotional saga. The book also teaches life long lessons.
Tales From Down Under by Shela Dingo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dear Readers, I hope you enjoy my little stories about life and growing up here in Australia. They cover different ages in my life, from young and at play in the town where I was born, then to young adult hood, also at play. Farm life, some things we dream up to stop being bored.
Becoming Americans by Robert N. H. Duong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Refugees...Immigrants...Americans...an inspirational story about a Vietnamese boat people family's journey of escaping communism, finding freedom in the United States, and achieving their American Dream.
Survivor: The Story of One Woman's Personal Transformation from Victim to Survivor by Lindsay Keane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
In this book, written in a unique and poetic style, Lindsay Keane tells her very personal story of healing after sexual assault. She was victimized in high school and originally dealt with the trauma through denial. This caused her pain to seep out in various ways throughout the years (PTSD, Depression, Toxic relationship cycles, etc.). Eventually, her experiences led her to seek and find healing.
Pigtails & Penny Loafers by Linda Fritch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
I was raised on a farm. My early memories were waking up to the smell of bacon and the sound of my mother in the kitchen humming a gospel tune as she made biscuits and gravy and scrambled the eggs. After breakfast, my dad and brothers went to work and I helped mother and then went outside to play. Not once did she ask me, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" She just let me grow up...
Tales from Down Under 2 by Shela Dingo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
These are more stories from my past here in Australia, Day to Day living, and how strange some days can turn out. :-) Shela Dingo