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When the Meadowlark Sings
By Nedra Sterry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011 by Riverbend Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Born in 1918 in Fort Benton, Montana, Nedra Sterry has crafted a powerful memoir of life on the Montana prairies and a childhood defined in equal measure by poverty and grace, hard work and family ties. The daughter of hailed-out homesteaders, Sterry grew up in a succession of very remote one-room schoolhouses in northern and central Montana, where her mother, a teacher, eked out a living.
Montana Memories
By Thomas Bullock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,010. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Montana Memories is a series of recollections of the author’s experiences growing up in Montana during the middle of the twentieth century. The nation had recovered from a long depression, fought and won a world war and faced the uncertainties of the Cold War. For young boys it was time of adventure and daring escapades while hunting and fishing in the spectacular Montana venues.
About The Key and the Broken Wing
By Jessabell Tales
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jessabell Tales gives her fans and readers the chance to ask her a few questions about the book. Here she gives exclusive answers to anyone who wants to know why, how and when The Key and Broken Wing was written, published and off course what will she do next.
Life Continues: Facing the Challenges of MS, Menopause & Midlife with Hope, Courage & Humor
By Carmen Ambrosio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
When multiple sclerosis turns everyday into a scary roller coaster ride, Ambrosio uses laughter to deal with the uncertainty of what lies ahead. Quirky short chapters tell much about the author's uncanny ability to focus on what she can do instead of dwelling on the mounting cannots.
American Aussie
By Roger Bond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
On a Greencard Roadtrip Staying at Citizen Hotel. Find out about the intricate process of obtaining a greencard from a first-person account - blood, sweat & tears. Well, no blood really, but an awful lot of drama, where you'll learn one of life's biggest lessons… Be a part of a powerful personal story, where persistence and hard work can lead.
Una Noche con B.B. (Español)
By Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Mini-memoria de una actuación en directo de B.B. King en el mítico Blue Note Jazz Club en el Greenwich Village de Nueva York.
One Night with B.B.
By Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mini-memoir of a live performance by B.B. King at the legendary Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City's Greenwich Village.
New Jersey - The Way I remember
By Larry Schoonover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Much of my childhood was lived in the state of New Jersey. We moved there when I was in the second grade and I left there when I was a Freshman in High School. I have many fond memories and wanted to preserve them for my brothers and sister; my children and their children.
Today is great again and I thank again
By Clover CK
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: Korean. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
One day, I received a short memo from my mom. After she bought a smart phone, she decided to practice typing by emailing me a short note every day. Reading her memo helped me go through any tough time. Whenever I miss my family, I read her notes. Now she is 60 years old and I am making this book to celebrate her birthday.
Change of Heart: A Black Man A White Woman A Heart Transplant, and A True Love Story
By Mitchell Fink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Robert Dunn experienced hatred and bigotry as part of a black family moving into Queens. At the same time, Dorothy Moore was abandoned by her Irish-Catholic parents. Their stories became one when heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz implanted Moore’s heart into Dunn. The prior events, and the terror Dunn walked through upon realizing his life was saved by a white woman led to his true "change of heart".
Nelson, Unleashed
By Nelson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The exclusive interview with the author of the runaway smash hit, If I Had Wings.
Songs for Joss: part three 2001-current
By Colin Rock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Colin Rock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He crawled from the undergrowth on that Valentine's Day in 1981 with a song, a poem, and a desperate hunger. It took until 2007 to convince her. This is the story of a couple of ageing baby boomers trotting through life together. 'Very funny and at times quite inspiring. It might even be one of the great love stories of our time.' TW. Note: internet connection required to access songs.
Ero venuto da lei per parlare con voi ma tu non c'eri
By Rino Ottonaro
Price: Free! Words: 37,750. Language: Italian. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My first and last autobiography. Simply my life with its ups and downs. Post-war years I have done a thousand jobs and many removals. I had joys and sorrows. I describe everything in an ironic tone. Text in Italian.
Vanessa's Choice
By Sonya Artis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is an excellent true story following a young lady as she has to make a decision between abortion and adoption when she finds herself pregnant without a job or a clue as to what being a mother first means.
Adventures at Apple Jack Creek: Part One
By Lonna Cunningham
Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
This book is a collection of blog postings that narrate the adventure of building your own house in the country. Follow along as six acres of former cattle pasture are turned into a small working farm: building a house, living in a shed during construction (in the winter), dealing with scheduling problems, acquiring and losing animals ... all the chaos, the crazy times, the progress, the fun.
Desire and Faith
By Bubba B. Goode
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is about believing and achieving and winning against MS
The Diary of One Guy.
By Quentin de Graaf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Diary of One Guy is a book about a young lad who travelled to Australia to see his family, what he did not expect is that he would hate the time he spent there. The story is all true and only a few names have been changed.
IN TE LIFE AND MIND OF A PHYSICALLY, MENTALLY, SEXUALLY & VERBALLY ABUSED WOMAN
By Ernestine Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Breaking the cycle.” I am a casualty of Pandora's Box. As a result, I began to cover my pain by walking down" A Path of Destruction.
True Life - The Soldier who Served Under Three Flags
By Brian Comerford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Clem Ryan, from Ireland, served in the Armed Forces of Ireland, Britain and the United States.He visited Hiroshima six months after the Atom Bomb. He provides a chilling first person account of that visit. He volunteered for service in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star for Meritorious Service. This is his story.
Faith, Hope & Chocolate Chip Cannoli
By Kelley Hunter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Some Fluffy Books/Dipity Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Faith, Hope & Chocolate Chip Cannoli: the Christmas blog stories is a collection of personal holiday tales from the author's now defunct, but not completely forgotten, blog. Funny, poignant, and all true, they're about how one mom has learned the true meaning (and magic) of Christmas and the joy of those scrumptious chocolate chip cannoli from her family. All proceeds go to charity.