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Sustain Me: Notes on Cancer
Price: Free! Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A well care visit finds a mass that results in a cancer diagnosis, multiple surgeries, aggressive treatment, a colostomy and a new normal. How do you move forward when treatment options seem more fearsome than the disease? When cancer returns? Sustain Me: Notes on Cancer is a collection of thoughts shared with honest emotion, humor and grace from the perspective of faith in God.
Two Grown Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Apartment living
Travel with the author in this short story illustrating a harsh lesson he learned in dealing with his brother. The short story deals with two brothers who struggle to make a living and the problems they encounter in living with each other.
O Hudd Ei Ddoe Prof Myron Wyn Evans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the first volume of my autobiography covering the years 1950 to 1968, when I left Pontardawe Grammar School. The book opens with an extensive and rigorously authentic genealogy going back to the mid fourth century in one branch of the family, and genealogy of all the other branches. The book is interwoven with some of my poetry in both languages .
My Dears
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Mother and I corresponded weekly for over fifty years and thirty years ago I began to keep her letters. Recently I decided to collate some in a book so that others could share my delight in reading them. They paint a vivid picture of her life, her interests and enthusiasms, and are lively, funny and informative, still making me smile when I read them.
Was it Worth It? Fifteen and Pregnant; before it was cool.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Poodles Doodles. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
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.
North South North
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240,330. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Hughes Henshaw Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A powerful, nonfiction, intense saga spanning three generations starting in a small Lithuanian village at the turn of the century. The book covers forced exile, the Holocaust, apartheid, the Texas real estate and banking crisis of the eighties, lawsuits, business mistakes,personal misfortune, love affairs gone awry and the various countries that provided safe harbor for the families. 762 pages
Adventures of a Soldier in The Great War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The author volunteered for the army in August 1914 and the first two chapters of his book give an almost day to day account of his adventures as a private in the trenches. He was introduced to warfare and trained as a Lewis gunner before the battle of Loos.
Memoirs of a Flower Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the reality of one flower child, who has survived all the physical and mental illnesses, all the trials and tribulations of those magical, mystical times commonly referred to as the 60's. I am a survivor, and have regained enough health and strength to tell the singular tale of my harrowing experience in life, as a part of a generation.
Pope to the Poor: The Life and Times of Pope Francis (Jorge Mario Bergoglio)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
On March 13, 2013, at 7:06 pm (Central European Time), white smoke was spotted rising from the chimney of the Sistine Chapel where the conclave was being held. It could only mean one thing -- a new pope had been chosen to lead the Catholic Church. Although many did not know the name of Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the Cardinal from Argentina, as he was not predicted to be the new pope by any of the ana
La musique des années hippie - de Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Price: $1.28 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
La musique rock des années hippie : progressive, expérimentale, au-delà des limites... De Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Big Eyes and All: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Keane
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Margaret Keane is one of America's most beloved modern artists. Her influence is seen in everything from Woody Allen's "Sleeper" to Weird Al Yankovic's song "Velvet Elvis." While her paintings are well known, few people know about the trouble life she led or her road to redemption. Find out more about her fascinating life and work in this short biography.
¿Asi Que Desea ‘SER’ Un Apicultor?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Emociones y sobresaltos de una familia apicultora. El primer volumen de una trilogía, este primer título abarca los primeros años en que la familia se inició en la apicultura, entre 1960 y 1972. La historia se ubica en Oregón del sur y relata una época de inocencia y de grandes recompensas de las naturaleza, enmarcadas por un ambiente rústico.
The Lonely House: A Biography of Emily Dickinson
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
During her lifetime, Emily Dickinson did not seek out recognition or attempt to change the world around her, even in the smallest way. A private but not antisocial person, she kept her life’s work, and her innermost feelings, almost entirely to herself. Her life was rich in intellectual pursuits, and she had many friends with whom she exchanged witty and brilliant letters, but she rarely left the
Addicted to Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,920. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Lana returns to Greece, the last thing she expects is to fall in love. After all, this was the country in which her marriage and psyche had dissolved. But on an exotic Greek island, surrounded by the Mediterranean’s sapphire and topaz brilliance, Lana discovers that truth really is stranger than fiction. ‘A haunting page-turner you’ll devour in one sitting.’
Vince McMahon: The Unauthorized Biography of the WWE Chairman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Vince McMahon: The Unauthorized Biography of the WWE Chairman" is a first of its kind comprehensive exploration of the life, controversies, and legacy of Vince McMahon from national bestselling author Michael Essany.
Shawn Michaels: One More Match? The WWE Show Stopper... Hasn't Stopped Yet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"Shawn Michaels: One More Match? The WWE Show Stopper… Hasn't Stopped Yet" is a compelling, controversial, and completely unauthorized look at Shawn Michaels' legendary career, dubious retirement, and rumored top-secret efforts by some inside the WWE (including Triple H) to coax Michaels out of retirement.
Remembrances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A collection of poems of emotional, pure poetry. I wrote these poems around two years ago and recently decided to revise them all. This is the result of some intense editing over the last months. Though the poems are fictional, that is they do not talk about real facts, they are based upon real experiences that did happen to me.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 2)
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Jamie Farr's father died, Jamie was broke and needed money to get to Phoenix, Arizona, for the funeral. Jamie started to tell a long-time friend, Andy Fenady, his problem, and before Jamie was able to finish, Andy gave him a signed blank check and said, “Fill it out for whatever amount you need.” Jamie filled it out for $50 — at the time that was enough money for a round-trip air ticket.
Annette Opens the Door
Price: Free! Words: 41,360. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.70 from 23 reviews)
This book is the true story of my tearful and soulful journey, learning to deal with and accept the illness and death of my ten year old daughter. How she contacted me through a medium in England many years later.
Conversations With My Childhood Self - A Japanese Girl’s Life
Price: Free! Words: 48,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
True stories of a Japanese girl from a poor family in the 1970s, followed by fictional talks via meditation between the girl and her adult self about each event. Using her experience and spiritual beliefs, the adult is able to console and provide explanations for her childhood self that help overcome painful times. This healing of the child then reaches into the future to also heal the adult.