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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.
Hand-Dyes For Sale: How I Turned My Hobby Into A Business
By Melissa J. Will
Price: Free! Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wanted to turn a favorite craft or art-based hobby into a business? Melissa reveals both frustrating and funny experiences with her hand-dyed fabric business. What started as a simple, online shop soon filled her days (and nights) with new challenges, opportunities, and unexpected visitors.
The Clumber Love Story
By Janet Roberts
Series: Historical Love Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
the 4th duke of newcastle was a sad and unhappy man until he met and married 18 year-old georgiana in 1807. he took his 18 year old bride to clumber house, a fine mansion in the middle of sherwood forest. tragically their idyllic marriage ended with her death at the age of 33 but his thoughts and plans remain vividly in the diaries he wrote at the time. these form the basis for this free ebook
How I Learned
By Shamus Young
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
Songs for Joss: part two 1991-2000
By Colin Rock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Colin Rock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The ongoing musical story of two ageing baby-boomers as they trot through life. It started in 1981 when he crawled to her door with a Valentine's Day poem and a song. They've had a few adventures along the way, and there's a song, a poem and a story for each year. Internet connection required to access the songs and videos.
My Life Through A Broken Windshield
By Mel McConaghy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,800. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Life Through A Broken Windshield is a collection of truck driving tales from Canada's wild and rugged British Columbia. If you've ever been a truck driver, or are thinking of making truck driving your profession, this book is a must read!
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 6: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 6 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 6. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: It took decades for sculptor Louise Nevelson to become recognized as a major American artist. After she had become famous, a museum executive arrived 10 minutes late for a meeting with her, and he apologized. Ms. Nevelson replied, “What’s 10 minutes? Where were you 10 years ago?”
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 5: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 5 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 5. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: One Sunday, Texas preacher Edwin Porter was preaching when his three-year-old grandson grew tired. The grandson stood up on the pew and said in a loud voice, “Granddaddy, that will be about enough.” Mr. Porter immediately said, “We will close the service by singing, ‘Praise God from whom all blessings flow.’”
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 4: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 4 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 4. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Travelers must often be problem solvers. While traveling in Russia, Betty Clabaugh (the sister of Doris Jadan, wife of tenor Ivan Jadan) knew that she shouldn’t drink the water. Therefore, she brushed her teeth with champagne.
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 3 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: In 1968, the New York Radical Women protested the Miss America pageant because they regarded it as being sexist. The activists filled a trash can with objects that they believed oppressed women, including bras, girdles, stiletto heels, and tweezers, and they chose—and put a crown on—their own, alternative Miss America: a live sheep.
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 2 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Patricia Cockburn’s mother once discovered the butler drunk and under the dining room table moments before a dinner party was to begin. She told him, “Stay where you are, Jones, and don’t touch any of the ladies’ ankles.”
The Most Interesting People Who Live Life, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Most Interesting People Who Live Life, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,720. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Jimmy Piersall was an amazing center fielder who could both make seemingly impossible catches and rifle the baseball to home plate. Manager Casey Stengel was once asked if his team would run on Mr. Piersall. Mr. Stengel replied, “Oh, sure. We’ll run on him—every time somebody hits the ball over the center-field fence.”